What does Betty mean?

Betty meaning in General Dictionary

A short club employed by thieves to wrench doors open

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  • a quick club used by thieves to wrench doors open.
  • a title of contempt directed at a man just who disrupts the obligations of women in children, or just who consumes himself with womanish matters.
  • A pear-shaped bottle covered round with straw, which essential olive oil is sometimes brought from Italy; -- called by chemists a Florence flask.

Betty meaning in Names Dictionary

type of Elizabeth. God's oath.
Name Origin: Hebrew
Name Gender: Female


Betty meaning in Etymology Dictionary

fem. pet title, from Bet, shortened from Elizabeth, + -y (3).


Betty meaning in Cooking Dictionary

a baked dessert online dating to Colonial The united states, its a baked pudding made out of levels of spiced sweetened fruit (usually apples) and buttered bread crumbs. Apple Brown Betty is produced with brown sugar and sliced apples.


Betty meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A quick bar employed by thieves to wrench doors available.

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  • (n.) A name of contempt provided to a person who disrupts the duties of females in children, or which occupies himself with womanish things.
  • (n.) A pear-shaped container covered round with straw, which olive oil is sometimes brought from Italy; -- known as by chemists a Florence flask.

Sentence Examples with the word Betty

Dean sipped the hot coffee, thankful Fred didn't raise any questions about Betty from Boise.

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