Definition of tidy:
- A child's pinafore.
- A cover, often of tatting, drawn work, or other ornamental work, for the back of a chair, the arms of a sofa, or the like.
- Arranged in good order; orderly; appropriate; neat; kept in proper and becoming neatness, or habitually keeping things so; as, a tidy lass; their dress is tidy; the apartments are well furnished and tidy.
- Being in proper time; timely; seasonable; favorable; as, tidy weather.
- The wren; - called also tiddy.
- To make things tidy.
- To put in proper order; to make neat; as, to tidy a room; to tidy one's dress.
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clean (part of speech: verb)
- "Jess", H. Rider Haggard.
- "The Doctor's Family", Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant.
Between them they carried him along the passage to a chair placed, if the weather was fine, outside the house door, and there they left him, warmly wrapped up, while his bed was made and his room put tidy.- "The Strange Story Book", Mrs. Andrew Lang.