tsk
interjection Date: 1937 — used to express disapproval

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tsk — sound expressing commisseration or disapproval, 1947; as a verb, tsk tsk is recorded from 1967 …   Etymology dictionary

  • tsk — for n. and v. [ tisk; ] interj., n. (a sound) used to express disapproval, genuine or mock sympathy, etc.: a click, or sucking sound, made by touching the tongue to the hard palate and rapidly withdrawing it vi. tsked, tsking to utter this sound …   English World dictionary

  • TSK — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres > Sigles de trois lettres   Sigles de quatre lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • tsk — 1. interjection /ˈtɪsk,ǀ/ An exclamation of disapproval. Syn: tsk tsk 2. verb /ˈtɪsk,ǀ/ To make a tsk sound of disapproval …   Wiktionary

  • tsk — pronounced as an alveolar click; spelling pron. /tisk/, interj. 1. (used, often in quick repetition, as an exclamation of contempt, disdain, impatience, etc.) 2. for shame! n. 3. an exclamation of tsk. v.i. 4. to utter the exclamation tsk. Also,… …   Universalium

  • tsk — (pronounced as an alveolar click; spelling pron. tisk), interj. 1) (used, often in quick repetition, as an exclamation of impatience, annoyance, disapproval, commiseration, etc.) 2) an exclamation of “tsk.” 3) to utter the exclamation “tsk.” …   From formal English to slang

  • tsk — /təsk/ (say tuhsk) interjection (an exclamation expressing disapproval.) Also, tsk tsk …   Australian English dictionary

  • TSK — Die Abkürzung TSK steht für: Thüringer Staatskanzlei Türkische Streitkräfte Typgeprüfte Schaltgerätekombination Teilstreitkräfte auch Teilstreitkraft den ICAO Code der Fluggesellschaft Tomsk Avia …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tsk — Die Abkürzung TSK steht für: Türkische Streitkräfte Typgeprüfte Schaltgerätekombination Teilstreitkräfte den ICAO Code der Fluggesellschaft Tomskavia …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • tsk — verb utter tsk, tut, or tut tut, as in disapproval • Syn: ↑tut, ↑tut tut • Hypernyms: ↑utter, ↑emit, ↑let out, ↑let loose • Verb Frames …   Useful english dictionary

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