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adjective     tidy pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a tidy place looks nice because everything is in the correct place or arranged or is organized properly

    a tidy garden

    keep something tidy:

    I can never keep my desk tidy.

    neat/clean and tidy:

    The house looked very clean and tidy.

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    1. a.
      a tidy person always puts their things away in the correct place

      I wish I could be more tidy.

  2. 2
    [only before noun] informal a tidy amount of money is a large amount

    The sale of the company brought in a tidy sum.

  3. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    bang tidy very informal sexy

    This girl is bang tidy!

    Submitted by Maya from United States on 28/02/2016

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