patootie

n
American
1.
the backside, buttocks. An inoffensive term which may be an invention or a deformation of 'potato'.
She fell flat on her patootie.
You can bet your sweet patootie I will!
2.
a girlfriend or boyfriend, a sweetheart.
In this (now obsolescent) sense the word is almost certainly a jocular alteration of (sweet) potato.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • patootie — [pə to͞ot′ē] n. Slang 1. a sweetheart 2. the buttocks * * * …   Universalium

  • patootie — (n.) sweetheart, pretty girl, colloquial American English, 1921, perhaps a corruption of POTATO (Cf. potato) (c.f. sweet potato) …   Etymology dictionary

  • patootie — [pə to͞ot′ē] n. Slang 1. a sweetheart 2. the buttocks …   English World dictionary

  • patootie — noun a) The buttocks. b) An attractive girl; a girlfriend …   Wiktionary

  • patootie — n The buttocks. Get out of here before I kick you in thepatootie! 1950s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • patootie — [pə tu:ti] noun (plural patooties) N. Amer. informal 1》 dated a girlfriend or an attractive girl. 2》 a person s buttocks. Origin 1920s: perh. an alt. of potato …   English new terms dictionary

  • patootie — …   Useful english dictionary

  • hot patootie — /hɒt pəˈtuti/ (say hot puh toohtee) noun → sweet patootie …   Australian English dictionary

  • sweet patootie — /swit pəˈtuti/ (say sweet puh toohtee) noun US Colloquial a sweetheart. Also, hot patootie. {origin uncertain; perhaps alteration of potato} …   Australian English dictionary

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