kit•tlePronunciation: (kit'l), [key]
—v., -tled, -tling,
—adj., -tler, -tlest.
to tickle with the fingers; agitate or stir, as with a spoon.
to excite or rouse (a person), esp. by flattery or strong words.
requiring skill or caution; precarious.
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