What does the word pretty mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Prettiness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Prettily.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Moderately; somewhat.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Characterized by delicate beauty; dainty; pleasing; sweet.

Usage examples for pretty

  1. " Come here, pretty Wabose. – Two Indian Children of Long Ago by Frances Taylor
  2. Yes, that's pretty light. – The Varmint by Owen Johnson F. R. Gruger
  3. They do look pretty, don't they? – The Life of Nancy by Sarah Orne Jewett