cutie

noun
cut·ie | \ ˈkyü-tē \
variants: or cutey
plural cuties or cuteys

Definition of cutie 

: an attractive person especially : a pretty girl

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Examples of cutie in a Sentence

Her boyfriend's a real cutie. in her days as a chorus girl she was a real cutie

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There is still plenty to come from the conscious candy cutie. Kat Bein, Billboard, "Marshmello Teases 'Fly' Music Video Feat. Disney Channel's 'DuckTales': Watch," 18 June 2018 The joint product of Nissan’s styling studios in San Diego and Rio de Janeiro, the Kicks is a cutie aimed at young singles and couples who tend to be urbanites earning between 45 and 65 large. Al Haas, Philly.com, "Nissan's Kicks is a cute, useful hatchback, not a crossover," 5 July 2018 By Wielding Light Sabers) Hawaiian Bobtail Squid These cuties light up via bioluminescent bacteria living in a light organ in their mantle, or main body. National Geographic, "Living Fireworks, These Animals Produce Light Shows with Their Bodies," 30 June 2018 The zoo has quite a few cuties this summer, starting with the river otters themselves, who are only a year old. Amy Schwabe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Everything (old and new) you should do at the zoo with your kids," 25 June 2018 The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium announced on Tuesday the birth of an eighth vervet monkey to its troop of cuties. Saryn Chorney, PEOPLE.com, "Jax, Is That You? Columbus Zoo Names Newborn Vervet Monkey for the Vanderpump Rules Star," 19 June 2018 Props to Dunkin’ for transforming its production line scraps into these craveable cuties. 4. Chuck Blount, San Antonio Express-News, "Critics’ pick their favorite fast food in San Antonio," 18 June 2018 Morning cutie Kim posted this cute overhead photo of her little daughter. Megan Decker, Harper's BAZAAR, "A Definitive Timeline of Every Photo of Chicago West Posted Since She Was Born," 14 May 2018 There’s no other way to say it: the Chinese giant salamander is a cutie. Maya Wei-haas, Smithsonian, "The Adorable Chinese Giant Salamander Is Slithering Toward Extinction," 21 May 2018

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First Known Use of cutie

1908, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cutie

cute + -ie

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The first known use of cutie was in 1908

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cutie

noun

English Language Learners Definition of cutie

: an attractive person : a cute person

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