tootsy

[too t-see]
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Origin of tootsy

1850–55; apparently expressive variant of footsy
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Related Words for tootsy

hoof, hooves, tootsies

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British Dictionary definitions for tootsy

tootsy

tootsie

noun plural -sies
  1. a child's word for toe
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Word Origin and History for tootsy
n.

also tootsie, 1854, baby-talk substitution for foot. Candy bar Tootsie Roll patent claims use from 1908.

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