adjective \ˈkyüt-sē\

: trying very hard or too hard to be appealing : too cute in an annoying way


Full Definition of CUTESY

:  self-consciously or excessively cute
cute·si·ness noun

Origin of CUTESY

cute + -sy (as in folksy)
First Known Use: 1914


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