title

[ tahyt-l ]
/ ˈtaɪt l /
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noun

adjective

of or relating to a title: the title story in a collection.
that decides a title: a title bout.

verb (used with object), ti·tled, ti·tling.

to furnish with a title; designate by an appellation; entitle.

Nearby words

  1. titillation,
  2. titipounamu,
  3. titius-bode law,
  4. titivate,
  5. titlark,
  6. title catalog,
  7. title deed,
  8. title entry,
  9. title insurance,
  10. title ix

Origin of title

before 950; Middle English, variant of titel, Old English titul < Latin titulus superscription, title

SYNONYMS FOR title
4. designation, denomination. See name. 14. denominate, term, call, style.

Related formsmis·ti·tle, verb (used with object), mis·ti·tled, mis·ti·tling.non·ti·tle, adjectivere·ti·tle, verb (used with object), re·ti·tled, re·ti·tling.un·der·ti·tle, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for titling

title

/ (ˈtaɪtəl) /

noun

verb

(tr) to give a title to

Word Origin for title

C13: from Old French, from Latin titulus

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