Definition of ditty
: an especially simple and unaffected song
Examples of ditty in a Sentence
Play us a little ditty.
sung a little ditty in a minor key
Recent Examples of ditty from the Web
Participants will learn the origins of blues and create an original blues ditty.
Short and sweet, the ditty features strumming guitars and tinkling piano plus an untrained children’s choir who spell out the key word: L – O – V –
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Origin and Etymology of ditty
Middle English ditee, from Anglo-French dité story, song, from past participle of diter to compose, from Latin dictare to dictate, compose
First Known Use: 14th century
DITTY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ditty for English Language Learners
: a short and simple song
DITTY Defined for Kids
Definition of ditty for Students
: a short simple song
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