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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A game in which two players alternately put crosses and circles in one of the compartments of a square grid of nine spaces.

Usage examples (23)
  • Start by playing tick-tack-toe with subject position.
  • Consider the problem, "How can I win the game of tick-tack-toe?"
  • Yesterday, I caught myself doodling your tick-tack-toe thing on the back of a phonebook at work.
  • We may be seen that way, but there's no use spending any more time here playing tick-tack-toe on that wood up there. for more
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