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neato

[nee-toh] /ˈni toʊ/
adjective, Slang.
1.
neat1 (def 5).
Origin
neat1 + -o
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adj.

by 1968, American English teenager slang variant of neat (adj.) in its slang sense.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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neato

adjective

neat: with nothing to his name but a variety of neat-o consumer electronics (1968+ Teenagers)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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