titman

[ tit-muhn ]

noun,plural tit·men.Chiefly Northeastern U.S.
  1. the runt of an animal litter, especially the smallest pig.

  2. Archaic: Offensive. a short or small person.

Origin of titman

1
1845–55

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British Dictionary definitions for titman

titman

/ (ˈtɪtmən) /


nounplural -men
  1. (of pigs) the runt of a litter

Origin of titman

1
tit- (as in titmouse) + man

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