cute Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “cute” - English Dictionary

"cute" in American English

See all translations

cuteadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /kjut/
(esp. of something or someone small or young) charming and attractive: She was a really cute baby.
Something described as cute is attractive and pleasant: She had a cute apartment with a little garden.
disapproving too carefully designed to get approval or appear attractive, and therefore seeming dishonest: [+ to infinitive] He thinks it’s cute to misbehave, but it’s not.
(Definition of cute from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







(Definition of cute from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of cute?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
by ,
May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

Read More 

Word of the Day

parasol

a type of sunshade (= round frame covered in cloth on a stick) carried especially by women in the past, to give protection from the sun

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More