natty

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adjective nat·ty \ˈna-tē\

Definition of natty

nattier

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nattiest

  1. :  trimly neat and tidy :  smart natty clothes a natty dresser

nattily

play \ˈna-tə-lē\ adverb

nattiness

play \ˈna-tē-nəs\ noun

Examples of natty in a sentence

  1. a soldier in his natty blue uniform

  2. He's quite a natty dresser.

Origin and Etymology of natty

perhaps alteration of earlier netty, from obsolete net neat, clean


First Known Use: 1785


NATTY Defined for English Language Learners

natty

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adjective nat·ty \ˈna-tē\

Definition of natty for English Language Learners

  • : very neat and clean


NATTY Defined for Kids

natty

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adjective nat·ty \ˈna-tē\

Definition of natty for Students

nattier

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nattiest

  1. :  very neat, trim, and stylish

nattily

\ˈna-tə-lē\ adverb


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