titillate

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin tītillātus, from tītillō, tītillāre (to tickle).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɪtɪleɪt/
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VerbEdit

titillate (third-person singular simple present titillates, present participle titillating, simple past and past participle titillated)

  1. To stimulate or excite sensually
    The dancer titillated her audience with gyrations and suggestive movements.

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VerbEdit

titillate

  1. inflection of titillare:
    1. second-person plural present indicative
    2. second-person plural imperative
  2. feminine plural of titillato

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

tītillāte

  1. second-person plural present active imperative of tītillō