\ ˈtī-dē-ˌtips How to pronounce tidy tips (audio) \
variants: or less commonly tidytips

Definition of tidy tips

: an annual California composite herb (Layia platyglossa) having yellow-rayed flower heads often tipped with white

Examples of tidy tips in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Plant wildflowers like Cleveland sage (a woody perennial) and tidy tips (Layia platyglossa). Thad Orr, Sunset Magazine, "Your Essential Winter Gardening To-Do List," 10 Feb. 2020 Our favorite laundry room tidying tip: Swipe baskets and bins from other rooms to keep folded laundry and cleaning supplies neat and accessible. Nicole Saporita, Good Housekeeping, "The House the Seal Built," 16 Sep. 2019 Kondo speaks at the three day event that includes hours of tidying tips and client services. Sara Rodrigues, House Beautiful, "How Much Does It Cost To Have Marie Kondo KonMari Your Life?," 4 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of tidy tips

1888, in the meaning defined above

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“Tidy tips.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tidy%20tips. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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