Last modified on 17 July 2014, at 15:33

cuttie

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From cut.

NounEdit

cuttie (plural cutties)

  1. (slang, surfing) Short for a cutback.
  2. (colloquial) A t-shirt that has had the sleeves removed.
  3. (Scotland) Alternative spelling of cutty. Someone or something common and short or small.
  4. (Scotland, archaic) A hare.
  5. (Scotland, archaic) The Black Guillemot.

Derived termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cuttie (comparative more cuttie, superlative most cuttie)

  1. (Scotland) Short, shortened or small. Alternative spelling of cutty.

ReferencesEdit

  • John Jamieson (1825) A Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: Supplement [1]