Pull your minds from the gutter for this show! Titivate is to make smart or spruce, and tittle rhymes with little for a reason; it’s a tiny amount of something. It’s also—adorably—the term for that tiny dot above a lower-case ‘i.’
So, here’s a tittle brain-titivating list dedicated to words that sound uncannily like their steamy friends but have nothing to do with the pleasures of the flesh. It’ll be like getting re-schooled on the birds and the bees, but actually learning about birds and bees.
Ready to titivate yourself?