Tidies
Tidy Ti"dy, n.; pl. {Tidies}. 1. 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. [1913 Webster]

2. A child's pinafore. [Prov. Eng.] --Wright. [1913 Webster]


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