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Definition of tidy verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they tidy
he / she / it tidies
past simple tidied
-ing form tidying
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 to make something look neat by putting things in the place where they belong I spent all morning cleaning and tidying. tidy up When you cook, could you please tidy up after yourself. tidy something (up) to tidy (up) a room Phrasal Verbstidy somethingup
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: tidy