Informal. a charmingly attractive or cute person, especially a girl or a young woman (often used as a form of address): Hi, cutie.
a person who tries to outsmart an opponent, as an athlete who outmaneuvers an opposing player: The tackle was a real cutie when blocking on trap plays.
a clever or cunning maneuver: He pulled a cutie.
- Sometimes cut·ey .
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How to use cutie in a sentence
With her blond bob and wide-awake eyes, Clare has the winsomeness of a jazz-age cutie.
The 15-year-old cutie, along with her feline siblings, has attracted hundreds of thousands of followers on her mama’s Instagram.
At just two pounds, this cutie can go wherever you do and has everything you need to execute simple jobs.The best sewing machine: A stitch in time for every skill level | Irena Collaku | July 28, 2021 | Popular-Science
cutie and Bullie get happy endings, but Noriko and Ushio still live in reality.
“It took 35 years for me to find cutie on my own,” Noriko says.
On her website, she declares her love for her four dogs, Timmy, Tommy, Katie, and cutie.Veena Malik: She’s Outspoken, Savvy, and Topless—and She’s Shaking Up Pakistan | Asra Q. Nomani | December 13, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
But this time she sang her original song, “cutie Patootie,” in which she brags about her various TV appearances.
Example: "There's one huge grenade launcher, there's one grenade, and then there's one cutie."
I want to prove I can do something besides being a vulgar little 'Kitty the cutie.'The Clarion | Samuel Hopkins Adams
Well, then, cutie pie,Uncle Michael is a secret service man.Dorothy Dixon and the Double Cousin | Dorothy Wayne
As he lifted the cover and looked in the basket, "cutie's" pupils enlarged and she shrank from him.The Dude Wrangler | Caroline Lockhart
He dropped the paper he was reading when she wandered in, and won her at once by not calling her "cutie."We Can't Have Everything | Rupert Hughes
British Dictionary definitions for cutie
a person regarded as appealing or attractive, esp a girl or woman
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