cutesy

cute·sy

 (kyo͞ot′sē)
adj. cute·si·er, cute·si·est Informal
Deliberately or affectedly cute; precious: a cutesy boutique.

cute′si·ness n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

cutesy

(ˈkjuːtsɪ)
adj, cutesier or cutesiest
informal chiefly US affectedly cute or coy
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

cute•sy

or cute•sie

(ˈkyut si)

adj. -si•er, -si•est. Informal.
forcedly and consciously cute; coyly mannered.
[1910–15]
cute′si•ness, n.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Translations

cutesy

[ˈkjuːtsɪ] ADJ (pej) [person, painting, clothes] → cursi
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

cutesy

[ˈkjuːtsi] adjmignonnet(te), gentillet(te)cut glass nverre m taillécut-glass [ˈkʌtglɑːs] modif
[bowl, vase, mirror] → de cristal taillé, en cristal taillé
[accent] → distingué(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cutesy

adj (pej inf) personzuckersüß; painting, clotheskitschig
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
References in periodicals archive ?
But a new spot for its Bolt from the Blue juice oers a refreshing change from its cutesy approach.
The turn-based battles are truly brilliant, evoking Final Fantasy's cutesy sprites but demanding a skilful balance of tactics to uncover enemy weaknesses and then exploit using a satisfyingly explosive Boost system.
The turn-based battles are brilliant, evoking Final Fantasy's cutesy sprites but demanding a skilful balance of tactics to uncover enemy weaknesses and then exploit using a satisfyingly explosive Boost system.
A bespoke training centre for dogs throws up a few unexpected scenarios - not to mention plenty of cutesy canine camera shots - in Channel 4's new show Puppy School.
Ubisoft's "Rainbow Six Siege" recently celebrated April Fool's Day with a cutesy event mode.
Type "mazel tov," and, just like with "congratulations," cutesy animation will ensue.
Verdict: 4/5 Ariana Grande Sweet Like Candy Hair Mist - PS13 LIKE the star herself, Grande's fragrance is cutesy and sweet with a blend of pear, vanilla orchid and marshmallow fragrances.
The cutesy name also did little to combat sexism as it conveyed a stereotypical image of women in the profession--teetering in high heels while clumsily handling files.
Bright colours and cutesy graphics help, and most importantly, the app has to be free, with profit made through in-game purchases or advertising.
(1987/PG) Open Season 2 5STAR 5.25pm It's Pets versus Wilds in this cutesy CGI sequel, as the animal pals team up to rescue sausage dog Mr Weenie from the domesticated creatures who've mutt-napped him.
How much: Offers around PS210,000 What's the deal: This house has a cutesy, chocolate-box feel from the front with pretty ivy trailing up the exterior walls.Once a weaver's cottage and workshop, built in 1840, it has charm by the bucketload.
As part of its ongoing rebranding efforts, the fast-food chain gave its 40-year-old mascot a head-to-toe makeover, transforming him from a cutesy cartoon character into a hipster-y suburban dad who moonlights as a hamburger thief.