Translation of tick-tock in Spanish:
- Example sentences
- She could hear the sounds of an empty, sleeping house; the tick-tock of the grandfather clock in the hallway, the dripping of a tap in the bathroom next to her, the low snuffling snores of her Dad next door.
- The tick-tock of the clock was amplified and I glanced at it as a reflex.
- It speaks of winter days sitting snug and cosy, the lamp lighting my page, toes gently toasting, and the quiet tick-tock of the clock.
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