nitty

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

nit +‎ -y

Adjective[edit]

nitty (comparative more nitty, superlative most nitty)

  1. (obsolete, slang) Shining; elegant; spruce.
    • Marston
      O sweet, nitty youth.
  2. Full of nits.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)