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cutesy

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adjective cute·sy \ˈkyüt-sē\

Simple Definition of cutesy

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

Full Definition of cutesy

cute·si·ercute·si·est

  1. :  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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