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Definition of "betty" [bet•ty]

  • An attractive woman; a babe. (noun)
  • A short bar used by thieves to wrench doors open; a jemmy. (noun)
  • A man who interferes with the duties of women in a household, or who occupies himself with womanish matters. (noun)
  • A pear-shaped bottle covered with straw, in which olive oil is sometimes brought from Italy; a Florence flask. (noun)

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Use "betty" in a sentence
  • "The brown betty is slightly crisp on top and a lovely golden brown when it comes out of the oven."
  • "A brown betty is a fruit dessert that is similar in concept to a cobbler."
  • "Ugly betty is one of the most unfunny cliche, so called comedy shows on TV today .... but I guess that all depends on a persons 'taste."