quaint: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (kwānt), [key]
— -er, -est.
  1. having an old-fashioned attractiveness or charm; oddly picturesque: a quaint old house.
  2. strange, peculiar, or unusual in an interesting, pleasing, or amusing way: a quaint sense of humor.
  3. skillfully or cleverly made.
  4. wise; skilled.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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