Tirrit Tir"rit, n. A word from the vocabulary of Mrs. Quickly, the hostess in Shakespeare's Henry IV., probably meaning terror. [1913 Webster]

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  • tirrit — /tirˈit/ (Shakespeare, 2 Henry IV II.4.195) noun Mistress Quickly s word for alarm, fright …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tyrwhitt Baronets — There have been three Baronetcies created for persons with the surname Tyrwhitt (pronounced Tirrit ), one in the Baronetage of England and two in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom.The Tyrwhitt Baronetcy, of Stainfield in the County of Lincoln …   Wikipedia

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