Definition of twee adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//twiː//
; NAmE NAmE//twiː//
(British English, informal, disapproving)
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very pretty, in a way that you find unpleasant and silly; appearing sentimental The room was decorated with twee little pictures of animals. Word Origin early 20th cent.: representing a child's pronunciation of sweet.