Cutty
Cutty Cut"ty (k?t"t?), n. [Scotch.] 1. A short spoon. [1913 Webster]

2. A short tobacco pipe. --Ramsay. [1913 Webster]

3. A light or unchaste woman. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Cutty — may refer to: Dennis Cutty Wise, a fictional character on the HBO drama The Wire Cutty (rapper), a rapper featured on Bombrush Hour People with the name Cutty Cutshall (1911 1968), American jazz trombonist Cutty Ranks (born 1965), Jamaican reggae …   Wikipedia

  • Cutty — Cut ty (k[u^]t t[y^]), a. [Cf. Ir. & Gael. cut a short tail, cutach bobtailed. See {Cut}.] Short; as, a cutty knife; a cutty sark. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cutty — [kut′ē] adj. [< CUT] [Scot. or North Eng.] short n. pl. cutties a short pipe or spoon …   English World dictionary

  • cutty — adj. & n. Sc. & N.Engl. adj. cut short; abnormally short. n. (pl. ies) a short tobacco pipe. Phrases and idioms: cutty stool hist. a stool of repentance …   Useful english dictionary

  • cutty — /kut ee/, adj., n., pl. cutties. Chiefly Scot. adj. 1. cut short; short; stubby. 2. irritable; impatient; short tempered. n. 3. a short spoon. 4. a short stemmed tobacco pipe. 5. Informal. an immoral or worthless woman. [1650 60; CUT + Y1, Y2] *… …   Universalium

  • cutty — adjective /ˈkʌti/ Short, shortened, or small; curtailed …   Wiktionary

  • cutty — n. short tobacco pipe; short spoon; light immoral woman (informal) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cutty — adjective Scottish & N. English short …   English new terms dictionary

  • cutty — cut·ty …   English syllables

  • Cutty Sark — p1 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”