adjective: a form of TEETY, and Scottish form of TITTY
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1. easily offended; irritable, peevish; captious, testy, cross-tempered;
bad-tempered ...1621 obs. exc. Scot.
2. of the wind: gusty, strong, boisterous ...B1900 Scot.
1. the breast, esp. the mother's breast ...1746
2. a nosegay ...1790 Eng. dial.
of obscure origin
From: The Anatomy of Melancholy:
What It Is, With All the Kindes, Causes, Symptomes, Prognosticks,
and Severall Cures of It.
By Democritus Junior (Robert Burton), Vol. I, 1806
Subsect. XIII. Love of Gaming, &c., and Pleasures Immoderate, Causes.P. 174