from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Given to tittuping; gay; lively; prancing; also, shaky; unsteady.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Gay; lively; prancing; high-stepping.
  • Shaky; unsteady; ticklish.


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  • Here came ‘Old Mont,’ tittuppy, and light in the head as ever, no doubt.

    The White Monkey

  • Now, though a good rider, Kate was a remarkably careless whip; and rattling through the town, the ponies shied at something, or nothing, swerved into a cart, and upset the tittuppy little trap in a moment.

    Bluebell A Novel

  • Did you ever see such a little tittuppy thing in your life?

    Northanger Abbey


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