- Northeast English dialect a lavatory, originally an earth closet
of obscure origin
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Examples from the Web for netty
Netty was not the Netty of an hour ago, or she would have coaxed him out of it.
Hope you'll vote the Whig ticket, Netty, when you get your rights.
But the Captain has walked off with ‘Netty’—forgotten all about her, I guess.Dorothy on a Ranch
Her first letter home was written to Netty, not to her husband.
Netty came rushing up to him with the news of what had happened in the church.