adjective, brat·ti·er, brat·ti·est.

characteristic of or resembling a brat; impudent; ill-mannered: bratty remarks; bratty tricks.

Origin of bratty Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • Or perhaps poor Bratty was despatched with the carving-knife.


    Gertrude Atherton

Word Origin and History for bratty

"spoiled and juvenile," 1929, from brat + -y (2).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper