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Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary

sound expressing commiseration or disapproval, 1947; as a verb, tsk-tsk is recorded from 1967.


interj. An exclamation of disapproval. vb. (context intransitive English) To make a ''tsk'' sound of disapproval.


Tsk or TSK may refer to:

  • The Turkish Armed Forces, (Turkish: Türk Silahlı Kuvvetleri)
  • Traffic Security Key, used to control spread spectrum radios; see List of cryptographic key types
  • Tiger Schulmann's Karate, now Tiger Schulmann's Mixed Martial Arts
  • The Sleuth Kit, collection of computer forensics-related tools
  • ICAO code of airline Tomskavia
  • San-in Chūō Television Broadcasting, a Japanese TV station

Usage examples of "tsk".

Shannon took her time looking Tanny over from head to toe, tsked, and shook her head.

As he got to his feet, he began to black out again, and Gesten tsked at him as he sat abruptly back down.

She made a tsking sound and whipped out a pair of sunglasses from her denim jacket pocket, placing them on her nose.

The chairman put a hooked claw to his lips and made a little tsking sound.