Definition of patootie in English:


nounPlural patooties

North American
  • 1dated A girlfriend or a pretty girl.

    ‘she's a real hot patootie’
    • ‘Vegetarian or not, she'll always be my sweet patootie!’
    • ‘She was this cutie patootie I'd met while looking for another girl, a girl from New York who I was kind of seeing.’
    • ‘Poetry should be brief, whimsical verse about a certain cutie patootie you'd like to get to know better.’
    girlfriend, sweetheart, woman, partner, lover, significant other, fiancée
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  • 2A person's or animal's buttocks.

    ‘in his mildly frazzled moments, he might refer to one of his staff as a horse's patootie’
    • ‘Soooooo, get your patootie on the nearest short bus and slobber your whole way home.’
    • ‘I wouldn't want you to get one of those pointy boot tips up your patootie.’
    • ‘And, yes, we'll be having two pies for dessert - and you can bet your sweet patootie one of them will be old-fashioned mince!’
    • ‘She will likely not give a rat's patootie what you think, but you will at least stop receiving the pictures.’
    • ‘Alas, there is no even remotely polite way to say you don't give a rat's patootie about their ‘news.’’
    • ‘I don't give a Rat's patootie how many people read this, as long as somebody does, I'd hate to just stand here and scream into the dark.’
    buttocks, behind, backside, rear, rear end, seat, haunches, cheeks
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1920s: perhaps an alteration of potato.