ticket holders have also been told that the Obamas, big fans of clean energy and green jobs, are “expected to drop by.”
The payments from television deals and ticket sales still flowed in.
I took a cab to a stadium outside the city, bought a ticket, and sat in the concrete bleachers.
There was some talk, that maybe, just maybe, this sinewy kid would be a hell of a ticket asset.
Biden was thought to add foreign policy and political-combat experience to the ticket.
Handing her five francs to the ticket seller she asked for a ticket to Picquigny.
It was five minutes to four when she purchased her ticket to New York.
I cant see anything but defeat and a second place on the ticket.
What if he should get into a train without a ticket, or send a guard to procure one for him?
The first list is of articles which require no ticket at any price.
1520s, "short note or document," from a shortened form of Middle French etiquet "label, note," from Old French estiquette "a little note" (late 14c.), especially one affixed to a gate or wall as a public notice, from estiquer "to affix, stick on, attach," from Frankish *stikkan, cognate with Old English stician "to pierce" (see stick (v.)).
Meaning "card or piece of paper that gives its holder a right or privilege" is first recorded 1670s, probably developing from the sense of "certificate, license, permit." The political sense of "list of candidates put forward by a faction" has been used in American English since 1711. Meaning "official notification of offense" is from 1930; parking ticket first attested 1947. Big ticket item is from 1970. Slang the ticket "just the thing, what is expected" is recorded from 1838, perhaps with notion of a winning lottery ticket.
1610s, from ticket (n.). Related: Ticketed; ticketing.