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cutie

[ kyoo-tee ]
/ ˈkyu ti /
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noun
Informal. a charmingly attractive or cute person, especially a girl or a young woman (often used as a form of address): Hi, cutie.
Slang.
  1. 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.
  2. a clever or cunning maneuver: He pulled a cutie.
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Origin of cutie

An Americanism dating back to 1760–70; cute + -ie
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British Dictionary definitions for cutie

cutie

cutey

/ (ˈkjuːtɪ) /

noun slang
a person regarded as appealing or attractive, esp a girl or woman
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