uptitling

/ (ʌpˈtaɪtəlɪŋ) /

noun

jocular the practice of conferring grandiose job titles to employees performing relatively menial jobs

Nearby words

  1. upthrust,
  2. uptick,
  3. uptight,
  4. uptilt,
  5. uptime,
  6. upton,
  7. uptorn,
  8. uptown,
  9. uptrade,
  10. uptrend

Word Origin for uptitling

C20: from up + title (sense 4)

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