Definition of sweetie noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈswiːti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈswiːti//
    (informal) Kind
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  1. 1[countable] (British English) a child’s word for a sweet/a piece of candy
  2. 2[countable] a person who is kind and easy to like He's a real sweetie. Be a sweetie and carry this for me. See related entries: Kind
  3. 3[singular] used to address somebody in a way that shows affection If you ask me, sweetie, you’re making a big mistake. Oh, sweetie. Don’t cry.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: sweetie