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[nat-ee] /ˈnæt i/

adjective, nattier, nattiest.
neatly or trimly smart in dress or appearance; spruce:
a natty white uniform.
adjective -tier, -tiest
(informal) smart in appearance or dress; spruce; dapper: a natty outfit

1785, “neat, smart,” originally slang, perhaps an altered form of 16c. nettie “neat, natty,” from Middle English net “pure, fine, elegant” (see neat). Related: Nattily.


Neat; spruce; stylish: The fitted shirt gave him a natty appearance/ A natty convertible (1806+)


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