from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. See kittle, v. t.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An obsolete form of kittle.
- n. A Yiddish name for an ample linen or cotton robe which orthodox Jews wear on three solemn occasions, namely, at nuptial ceremonies (by the bridegroom); at the seder service, on the first two evenings of Passover (by the master of ceremonies); and on the Day of Atonement. Pious Jews are also buried dressed in a kittel.
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