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titillate

verb

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to cause a pleasurable stimulation of the feelings
  • tabloids titillate their readers with racy details about the private lives of media-created celebrities

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The first known use of titillate was in 1620

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“Titillate.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/titillate. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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