nattiness


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nat·ty

 (năt′ē)
adj. nat·ti·er, nat·ti·est
Neat, trim, and smart; dapper.

[Perhaps variant of obsolete netty, from net, elegant, from Middle English, from Old French; see neat1.]

nat′ti·ly adv.
nat′ti·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nattiness - stylishness as evidenced by a smart appearance
chic, chicness, modishness, stylishness, swank, chichi, last word, smartness - elegance by virtue of being fashionable
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The fascination of the "grown-up" dollies lay chiefly in their extreme up-to-dateness and modern girl nattiness.