- Present participle of tidy.
- The act or process in which things are tidied.
Variant of tidy
- neat in personal appearance, ways, etc.; orderly
- neat in arrangement; in order; trim
- fairly good; satisfactory
- rather large; considerable: a tidy sum of money
Origin of tidyMiddle English tidi, seasonable, honest, hence in good condition ; from tide: see tide
- a small container for odds and ends