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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 (8)
  • On scraps of paper we played tit-tat-toe; we improvised a checkerboard and played checkers.
  • Here and there were stealthy games of tit-tat-toe, practiced, doubtless, behind the teacher's back.
  • But if slates favored tit-tat-toe, they also favored ciphering, and nothing but good can come from that.
  • A small boy was squalling in the seat opposite, and Carl took him from his tired mother and lured him into a game of tit-tat-toe. for more
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