Definition of tik in English:

tik

noun

informal South African
  • The drug methamphetamine, especially in a powdered crystalline form.

    • ‘four suspects were arrested when officers found nine packets of tik in the vehicle’

Pronunciation

tik

/tik/ /tɪk/

Origin

Early 21st century perhaps imitative of the distinctive popping sound made when the crystalline form of the drug is lit and smoked.