tootsie

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[ toot-see ]
/ ˈtʊt si /

noun Slang.

a sweetheart; darling.
a prostitute.

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Origin of tootsie

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First recorded in 1900–05; of uncertain origin

Definition for tootsie (2 of 2)

tootsie2
[ toot-see ]
/ ˈtʊt si /

noun Slang.

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Example sentences from the Web for tootsie

  • It is hard on me, I know, but fifteen minutes more of Patsy and I shall be counting my tootsies and prattling nursery rhymes.

    To Him That Hath|Ralph Connor