tickler

noun tick·ler \ ˈti-k(ə-)lər \

Definition of tickler

1 : a person or device that tickles
2 : a device for jogging the memory; specifically : a file that serves as a reminder and is arranged to bring matters to timely attention

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First Known Use of tickler

1680


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