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titillateverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈtɪt.ɪ.leɪt/ us   /ˈtɪt̬.əl.eɪt/
noun [U] uk   /ˌtɪt.ɪˈleɪ.ʃən/ us   /ˌtɪt̬.əlˈeɪ.ʃən/
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titillateverb [I/T]

us   /ˈtɪt̬·əlˌeɪt/
to cause someone to feel pleasantly excited: [T] We were titillated by the promise of things to come.
adjective us   /ˈtɪt̬·əlˌeɪ·t̬ɪŋ/
They attend get-rich seminars with titillating titles like "Turn an Ugly House into a Pot of Gold."
(Definition of titillate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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