adjective, cut·er, cut·est.
- cute as a button,
- cutesy pie,
- (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
Examples from the Web for cutest
Available at Rose Fitzgerald Kane, $55 With this bag, your little one may just be the cutest in the class.The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Angelina Jolie in Your Life|Allison McNearney|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Part of creating that environment was an informal dress code: The cutest outfit you had.
From Adele Dazeem to the cutest polar bear cub in the world, take a look at this week's best viral videos.Adele Dazeem Sings, RT Anchor Quits, and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|March 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But these clips—from our interview with cutest cat ever Lil Bub to the new ‘Hunger Games’ trailer—might get you smiling again.Amanda Bynes, Daft Punk, Mark Wahlberg & More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|April 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Because this video of An Old Lady Meeting Jay-Z may truly be the cutest thing ever.
"It's one of the cutest things of the kind I've seen," said the American.For the Allinson Honor|Harold Bindloss
Close by the gate is the cutest little house with an old man inside it who pops out and touches his hat.The Adventures of Sally|P. G. Wodehouse
I haven't but the one I asked Mr. Hartman for, and they make the cutest penwipers for Christmas.At the Little Brown House|Ruth Alberta Brown
Yes, I know that skeletons and the cutest little fish are in those museums.Riviera Towns|Herbert Adams Gibbons
Beyond that all the cutest experts in false genealogies had failed to carry it convincingly.The Old Flute-Player|Edward Marshall and Charles T. Dazey
Word Origin for cute
1731, "clever," shortening of acute; informal sense of "pretty" is 1834, American English student slang. Related: Cuteness.