Twee Definition

twē
adjective
Affectedly clever, dainty, sweet, etc.
Webster's New World
Overly precious or nice.
American Heritage
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Origin of Twee

  • From a childish pronunciation of sweet. The Oxford English Dictionary records the first use in 1905 in Punch.

    From Wiktionary

  • Alteration of tweet baby-talk alteration of sweet

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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