Definition of tick away in English:

tick away

Translate tick away into Spanish

phrasal verb

  • 1(of time) pass (used especially when someone is pressed for time or keenly awaiting an event)

    • ‘the minutes were ticking away till the actor's appearance’
    1. 1.1tick something away, tick away something(of a clock or watch) mark the passing of time with regular short sharp sounds.
      • ‘the little clock ticked the precious minutes away’