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tickets, plural noun

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EnglishShow more Idiomatic use of general English ticket.
slang
‘Curtains’, the end. Cf. finish and klaar (see klaar adjective sense 4 b).
1966 S. Clouts One LifeIt was luck but it was bad luck, maaster. I am Hotknife of Capricorn an she was in de Crab sir. It was tiekets.
1994 T. Quirk on TV1, 12 Dec.I think that is tickets for New Zealand.
‘Curtains’, the end.

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