Meaning of “cutesy” in the English Dictionary

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"cutesy" in British English

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cutesyadjective

uk /ˈkjuːt.si/ us /ˈkjuːt.si/ informal disapproving

artificially attractive and pleasant, especially in a childish way:

She sent me one of those awful birthday cards with a cutesy kitten on it.

(Definition of “cutesy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cutesy" in American English

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cutesyadjective [ -er/-est only ]

us /ˈkjut·si/ disapproving

artificially attractive and charming, esp. in a way suitable for a child:

The house is full of cutesy pictures of kittens.

(Definition of “cutesy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)