adjective, cut·er, cut·est.
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Idioms for cute
- (of a romantic couple) to meet for the first time in a charming or amusing way: In this type of movie the boy and girl always meet cute.
- Also meet-cute . a situation or occasion when potential romantic partners meet for the first time in a charming or amusing way: a classic Hollywood meet cute; his meet-cute with Jane in the bookstore.
Origin of cute
OTHER WORDS FROM cutecutely, adverbcuteness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for cute
He wanted it to be cuter because it was Christmastime, and he wanted it to be sweet.Michel Gondry on ‘Mood Indigo,’ Kanye West, and the 10th Anniversary of ‘Eternal Sunshine’|Marlow Stern|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are few things cuter than a little kid killing it on the ukulele.Lennon and Maisy Stella & More YouTube Musical Prodigies (Video)|Jake Heller|June 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Just when I think Jemaine is the dry cute one, Bret does something even cuter and drier.
He's got several, of course, but I guess you'll go a long way before you find anything cuter.The Golden Scarecrow|Hugh Walpole
She must be awfully cute to have noticed it too—cuter than his sisters.Openings in the Old Trail|Bret Harte
Honest, Polly, I never saw a garden any prettier and cuter than this is.The Turner Twins|Ralph Henry Barbour
"I'll go," the words were hurled at him, and he handed her Cuter Malone's sack.
He rode his hunch, and at Cuter Malone's wheel he tossed fifty ounces on Number 21.