tickler


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tick·ler

 (tĭk′lər)
n.
1. One that tickles.
2. A memorandum, book, or file to aid the memory.
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tickler

(ˈtɪklə)
n
1. informal chiefly Brit a difficult or delicate problem
2. Also called: tickler file US a memorandum book or file
3. (Accounting & Book-keeping) accounting US a single-entry business journal
4. a person or thing that tickles
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tick•ler

(ˈtɪk lər)

n.
1. one that tickles.
[1670–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tickler - a file of memoranda or notices that remind of things to be done
data file, file - a set of related records (either written or electronic) kept together
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Translations

tickler

[ˈtɪkləʳ] N (Brit) → problema m difícil
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tickler

n (inf)kitz(e)lige Angelegenheit
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References in classic literature ?
"Yes, Pip," said Joe; "and what's worse, she's got Tickler with her."
Tickler was a wax-ended piece of cane, worn smooth by collision with my tickled frame.
"She sot down," said Joe, "and she got up, and she made a grab at Tickler, and she Ram-paged out.
Joe, throwing the door wide open, and finding an obstruction behind it, immediately divined the cause, and applied Tickler to its further investigation.
'All right, Governors Both,' returned the ghost, carefully closing the room door; ''tickler business.'
This resulted in the arrest of Capitle and Santiago who also yielded a hand grenade, a caliber-.38 gun, laptop, 10 cellular phones, subversive documents and a tickler with names of different personaties that included Philippine National Police (PNP) personnel.
He has also previously released five classic stand-up DVDs with Universal Pictures (UK): Crowd Tickler (2015), Craic Dealer (2012), This Is The Show (2010), Dara O Briain Talks Funny Live In London (2008) and Dara O Briain Live at the Theatre Royal (2006) - all of which have also aired on BBC TV as one hour specials.
"Presumably, one needs to know the assailant, sorry tickler, to react.
Stand-up comedian Dara O'Briain will bring his show Crowd Tickler to Dubai World Trade Centre on March 17.
And it appears the comedian must spend most of the interval each night ploughing through a myriad tweeted responses to and comments about his Crowd Tickler routine.
Gone are the days of bully beef, Machonachie stew, Tickler's plum and apple jam and hard-tack--staples of the First World War.
The company's media slurry tanks feature a vertically aligned shaft equipped with both a main turbine, which circulates the fluid in the tank, and a tickler impeller that reaches deep into the tank's cone bottom to stir up anything that may have settled.