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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 ​carefullydesigned to get ​approval or ​appearattractive, and ​thereforeseemingdishonest: [+ to infinitive] He ​thinks it’s cute to ​misbehave, but it’s not.
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