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English definition of “cute”

cute

adjective (CLEVER)    /kjuːt/ US
wishing to seem clever, sometimes in a rude or unpleasant way: Don't be cute with me, Vicki.IntelligencePerceptive cutely     /ˈkjuːt.li/ adverb AttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant cuteness     /ˈkjuːt.nəs/ noun [U] Attracting and temptingAttractiveSexual attraction
(Definition of cute adjective (CLEVER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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