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dit·ty

 (dĭt′ē)
n. pl. dit·ties
A simple song.

[Middle English dite, a literary composition, from Old French dite, from Latin dictātum, thing dictated, from neuter past participle of dictāre, to dictate, frequentative of dīcere, to say; see deik- in Indo-European roots.]

ditty

(ˈdɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. (Poetry) a short simple song or poem
2. (Music, other) a short simple song or poem
[C13: from Old French ditie poem, from ditier to compose, from Latin dictāre dictate]

dit•ty

(ˈdɪt i)

n., pl. -ties.
a short, simple song.
[1250–1300; < Old French dit(i)e poem, n. use of past participle of ditier to compose < Latin dictāre]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ditty - a short simple song (or the words of a poem intended to be sung)
song, vocal - a short musical composition with words; "a successful musical must have at least three good songs"
Translations
أُغْنِيَه صَغيرَه ``طَقْطوقَه''
popěvek
vise
dalocska
vísa; lagstúfur
dainelė
dziesmiņa
kısa/basit şarkı

ditty

[ˈdɪtɪ] Ncancioncilla f

ditty

[ˈdɪti] n (= short song) → chansonnette f

ditty

nLiedchen nt, → Weise f

ditty

[ˈdɪtɪ] ncanzoncina

ditty

(ˈditi) plural ˈditties noun
a simple little song.