Titivate meaning

tĭtə-vāt
To make decorative additions to; spruce up.
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To dress up; spruce up.
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To make small improvements or alterations to (one's appearance etc.); to add some finishing touches to.
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Origin of titivate

  • Alteration of earlier tidivate perhaps tidy (ele)vate

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Modification of earlier spelling tidivate, perhaps based on tidy + -vate, on the pattern of words like cultivate and renovate.

    From Wiktionary