Main definitions of letty in English

: letty1letty2

letty1

Pronunciation /ˈlɛti/

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noun

slang
  • A bed; a lodging. Compare to scarper the letty.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From Italian letto bed + -y.

Main definitions of letty in English

: letty1letty2

letty2

Pronunciation /ˈlɛti/

See synonyms for letty

adjective

dialect British, South West English
  • That lets or hinders. Chiefly of weather: making outdoor work difficult; rainy.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Best (c1592–1645), landowner and farmer. From let + -y.