- The definition of tarty is sexually overt, or looks or acts like a prostitute.
An example of something tarty is a short, tight, leather dress.
Of, relating to, or suggestive of a prostitute.
(comparative tartier, superlative tartiest)
Variant of tart
- sharp in taste; sour; acid; acidulous
- sharp in meaning or implication; cutting: a tart answer
Origin of tartMiddle English ; from Old English teart ; from Proto-Germanic an unverified form trat- ; from Indo-European base an unverified form der- from source tear