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[pur-tee] /ˈpɜr ti/
adjective, Dialect
pretty. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The result would be not only purty pictures but some pretty neat science, hopefully.
  • High-resolution screen makes maps look mighty purty.
  • He was purty sociable and mighty well liked by everybody in the community.
Word Origin and History for purty

1829, representing a colloquial pronunciation of pretty (adj.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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