uptick

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From up- +‎ tick.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʌptɪk/
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Noun[edit]

uptick (plural upticks)

  1. A small increase or upward change in something that has been steady or declining.
  2. (finance) A stock market transaction or quote at a price above a preceding one.

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References[edit]

  • uptick” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2019.