Tic tac toe

Posted by Bob on June 15, 2005

In Reply to: Tic tac toe posted by judith siloni on June 15, 2005

: what does "tic tac toe" mean?

tic-tac-toe (from dictionary.com)

n : a game in which two players alternately put crosses and circles in one of the compartments of a 3-by-3 board; the object is to get a row of three crosses or three circles before the opponent does [syn: ticktacktoe, ticktacktoo, tick-tack-toe, tit-tat-toe, noughts and crosses]