Pronunciation: (tit'up), [key]
—n., v., -tuped, -tup•ing or (esp. Brit.) -tupped, -tup•ping. Chiefly Brit.
an exaggerated prancing, bouncing movement or manner of moving.
to move, esp. to walk, in an exaggerated prancing or bouncing way, as a spirited horse.
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