There are 2 definitions of natty in English:


Syllabification: nat·ty
Pronunciation: /ˈnatē

adjective (nattier, nattiest)

(Especially of a person or an article of clothing) smart and fashionable: a natty blue blazer and designer jeans
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  • And their teacher: he's a tall, very urbane and rather natty man, with a grave manner.
  • British playwright Noel Coward was natty and flamboyant, a born performer.
  • According to the nosy old woman next door, the victim took the room with a companion, a natty man answering to the name of ‘Frenchy’.
smart, stylish, fashionable, dapper, debonair, dashing, spruced up, well dressed, chic, elegant, trim
informal snazzy, trendy, snappy, nifty, sassy, spiffy, fly, kicky, styling/stylin', sharp


late 18th century (originally slang): perhaps related to neat1.



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  • A line of nattily dressed corporate vice presidents - looking distinctly out of place in such a dive - sit at the counter reading menus.
  • Koch is dressed nattily, as usual - crisp chinos and a long-waisted Cuban shirt - and he works the room like a seasoned pro.
  • Beside her is her smaller, slimmer, nattily dressed partner.


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  • There is a kind of theatrical nattiness to his outfit today.
  • Ms. Prada's collection is all British nattiness, with the tailoring coming from high-tech stretch fabrics and the richness from waves of bottle green, camels and grays.
  • The nattiness and pizzazz I've described are intentionally amusing.

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There are 2 definitions of natty in English:


Syllabification: nat·ty
Pronunciation: /


(Among Rastafarians) denoting hair that is unstraightened, uncombed, or matted, as in dreadlocks.
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  • The hippie had natty blond hair, and large, vacant-looking eyes with wrinkles around them.


variant of knotty.

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