verb (used with object), tit·il·lat·ed, tit·il·lat·ing.
- titian red,
- titius-bode law,
Origin of titillate
Examples from the Web for titillate
Isolated lesbians learned that there were other women like them via books whose covers aimed to titillate heterosexual men.
This gave me a good opportunity to titillate both sides of his neck, and he sprang round again.Mass' George|George Manville Fenn
When that palled, this came to titillate the jaded desires with a new form of gratification.The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon|Alexander Maclaren
Whether or no the involutions of the "Golden Bowl" will titillate his arcane sensibilities.Instigations|Ezra Pound
Word Origin for titillate
1610s, back-formation from titillation. Related: Titillated; titillating.