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uk   /ˈtɪt.ɪ.leɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈtɪt̬.əl.eɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
used to ​describesexualimages or ​descriptions, etc. that ​intentionallycauseexcitement, but not in a ​serious way: The ​photos, which ​include some ​mildly titillating semi-nude ​shots of the ​actress, will be on ​display for a ​week.
humorous interesting and ​shocking: People can't ​resist titillating ​headlines, ​especially if they're about Holly ​woodcelebrities.
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