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English definition of “wee”

wee

adjective [before noun] uk   /wiː/ Scottish English or informal us  
small; little: There's a wee cottage inside the grounds. Would you care for a wee bit more to eat?

wee

verb [I] uk   /wiː/ (also wee-wee) informal or child's word us  
to urinate: Daddy, I want to wee!

wee

noun uk   /wiː/ us  
[C usually singular] informal (also child's word wee-wee) an act of urinating: "I really need a wee!" she said.child's word Do you need/want (to do) a wee-wee before we go out? [U] urine
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