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Betty appears in the following tongue twister:

  • Betty Botter bought some butter but, said she, the butter's bitter.
    If I put it in my batter, it will make my batter bitter.
    But a bit of better butter will make my bitter batter better.
    So she bought some better butter, better than the bitter butter,
    put it in her bitter batter, made her bitter batter better.
    So 't was better Betty Botter bought some better butter.
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Definition of the noun Betty

What does Betty mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: betties

  1. [slang, slightly pejorative] A hot babe. (Confer w:Betty Page and w:Betty Rubble.)


  1. Betty a.k.a. Bette Davis: Ruth Elizabeth Davis, known as Bette Davis, was an American actress of film, television and theater. Regarded as one of the greatest actors in world cinema history, she was noted for her willingness to play unsympathetic, sardonic characters and was reputed for her performances in a range of film genres, from contemporary crime melodramas to historical and period films and occasional comedies, although her greatest successes were her roles in romantic dramas.
  2. Betty a.k.a. Lauren Bacall was an American actress known for her distinctive voice and sultry looks. She began her career as a model.
  3. Betty a.k.a. Beth Tweddle: Elizabeth "Beth" Kimberly Tweddle MBE is a retired British artistic gymnast. She is the most successful British gymnast, male or female, in the history of the sport. She was the first female gymnast from Great Britain to win a medal at the European Championships, World Championships, and Olympic Games.
  4. Betty a.k.a. Betty Sun or Sun Li is a Chinese actress.
  5. Betty a.k.a. Zafira is a Hungarian porn actress and Internet nude model.
  6. Betty a.k.a. Celia Johnson: Dame Celia Elizabeth Johnson DBE was an English actress.
  7. Betty a.k.a. Evelyn Brent was an American film and stage actress.
  8. Betty a.k.a. Betsy Hassett: Betsy Doon Hassett is an association football player who plays for Manchester City in England and represents New Zealand internationally.
  9. Betty a.k.a. Elizabeth Threatt is a model and actress.
  10. Betty a.k.a. Amy Ziff is an actress and a member of the musical group Betty.
  11. Betty a.k.a. Alyson Palmer is an actress and a member of the musical group Betty.
  12. Betty a.k.a. Elizabeth Logue is the spouse of Andrew Duggan.
  13. Betty a.k.a. Betty Brey: Elizabeth Brey is an American former competition swimmer who represented the United States at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia. Brey swam for the silver medal-winning U.S. team in the preliminary heats of the women's 4x100-meter freestyle relay. She was not eligible to receive a medal under the 1956 Olympic swimming rules, however, because she did not swim in the relay final.
  14. Betty a.k.a. Elizabeth Bryan Allen: Elizabeth Allen was an actress.
  15. Betty a.k.a. Biba Binoche is a musical artist, musician.
  16. Betty a.k.a. Carol Banker is a film crew member.
  17. Betty a.k.a. Elizabeth Kovacs is the daughter of Ernie Kovacs.
  18. Betty appeared in the 1992 film The Land of the Deaf.
  19. Betty is the mother of Manuel Schmiedebach.

There are other people with in their name, like Betty Bob, Betty Box, Betty Cox, Betty Fox, Betty Lee, Betty Lin, Betty Liu, Betty Low, Betty Mae, Betty May and many others.


  1. Betty is an alternative rock group from New York City. The group originated in Washington, D.C. and traces its lineage to a birthday party for Dodie Bowers. The band's harmonies and unique lyrics attracted a cult following in the vibrant alternative music scene and among gay/lesbian audiences. A "BETTY Rules" t-shirt, an early marketing item of the band, appears on one of the AIDS quilts.
  2. Betty is a musical group.

There are other groups with in their name, like Apple Betty, Go Betty Go, Salon Betty, Church Of Betty, Along Came Betty, Betty Goes Green, Betty's Not A Vitamin, Betty and the Werewolves, Jack Rokka vs. Betty Boo and Pray for the Soul of Betty.


Betty is a dog actor.


  1. Betty a.k.a. Betty Suarez: Beatriz U. "Betty" Suarez is a protagonist and heroine of the American comedy-drama series Ugly Betty. She is portrayed by America Ferrera, who won a 2007 Golden Globe and 2007 SAG award for her portrayal of the character, as well as the Outstanding Actress in a Comedy award for the role at the 59th Primetime Emmy Awards and was nominated again in the same category at the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards. AOL named her one of the 100 Most Memorable Female TV Characters.
  2. Betty is a fictional character from Indignados.
  3. Betty is a fictional character from the 1995 film The Bridges of Madison County.
  4. Betty is a fictional character from the 1971 film Arhipseftaros.
  5. Betty is a fictional character from the 1967 film Nymfios, anymfeftos.
  6. Betty is a fictional film character.
  7. Betty is a fictional character from the 1985 film Back to the Future.
  8. Betty is a fictional character from 1990 film War of the Birds.
  9. Betty is a fictional character from the 2011 film Collaborator.
  10. Betty is a fictional character from the 1997 film Pasáz.
  11. Betty is a fictional character from the 1978 film Betty Bencong Slebor.
  12. Betty is a fictional film character.
  13. Betty is a fictional character from the 2007 film House.
  14. Betty is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Way, Way Back.
  15. Betty is a fictional character from the 2005 film Hellraiser: Deader.
  16. Betty is a fictional character from the 1998 film Clockmaker.
  17. Betty a.k.a. Nurse Betty is a fictional character from the 2007 film Resident Evil: Extinction.
  18. Betty is a fictional character from Doctor Ray and the Devils.
  19. Betty a.k.a. Candice Wilmer is a fictional character featured in the television show Heroes. She was portrayed first by Missy Peregrym and once by Rachel Kimsey using the name Michelle. Spellings Candice and Candace are both used in the show, and NBC has made no official confirmation one way or the other. As revealed in the ''Heroes'' web comic Betty, her original name was Betty.
  20. Betty is a fictional character from the 1996 film Family Resemblances.
  21. Betty is a fictional character from the 1995 film Two Much.

There are other characters with in their name, like Betty Jay, Betty Lee, Betty Lou, Betty Sue, Aunt Betty, Betty Ball, Betty Boop, Betty Cole, Betty Ford, Betty Hall, Betty Hill, Betty King, Betty Ross, Betty Tate, Betty Webb, Betty Allen, Betty Brown, Betty Burke, Betty Casey and Betty Jones.


"Betty" is a book by Anneliese Ude-Pestel.

  • also known as "Betty: history and art of a child in therapy"


  1. "Betty" is a French movie directed by Claude Chabrol based on the homonymous novel by Georges Simenon. It was first released in France in 1992.
  2. "Betty" is a 1997 comedy film written and directed by Richard Murphy.
  3. "Betty" is a 2009 short film directed by Heather Renee Ayres.


  1. "Betty" is the third album by Helmet, released in 1994 on Interscope. The album was highly anticipated by both music critics and fans as a result of the band's success with the previous album, Meantime.
  2. "Betty" is a song by New Zealand recording artist, Brooke Fraser. Written by Fraser with Jon Foreman and Ben West, and produced by Fraser, the pop rock record centres on a girl who hides behind scars and birthmarks. The song was released on 6 December 2010 as the second single from Fraser's third studio album, Flags. "Betty" received generally positive reviews from critics, and has peaked at number thirty on the New Zealand Singles Chart. The accompanying music video takes place in a flower garden, and features lifelike paper birds.
  3. "Betty" is a composition.
  4. "Betty" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  5. "Betty" is a composition.
  6. "Betty" is a composition, cataloged instance.
  7. "Betty" is a musical single of John H. Bieling & John S. MacDonald.
    • released in (110 years ago)


  1. BETTY is an Aviation waypoint.
    • also known as BETTY waypoint, BETTY fix, fix BETTY, waypoint BETTY
  2. BETTY is an Aviation waypoint, Geocode.

There are other places with in their name, like Betty Zane and Betty's Bay.


  1. Betty: Elizabeth Danielyan, better known as simply Betty, is an Armenian child singer. She represented Armenia in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Malta with her song "People of the Sun".
  2. Betty is an Edwardian musical comedy in three acts, with a book by Frederick Lonsdale and Gladys Unger, music by Paul Rubens and Ernest Steffan, and lyrics by Adrian Ross and Rubens. It was first produced at the Prince's Theatre in Manchester, opening on December 24, 1914, then at Daly's Theatre in London, managed by George Edwardes, opening on April 24, 1915 and running for 391 performances. It also played at the Globe Theater in New York, opening on October 3, 1916. The show then enjoyed various tours and revivals. Gabrielle Ray joined the cast in 1915 as Estelle.
  3. Betty is a Canadian comic strip written by Gary Delainey and drawn by Gerry Rasmussen. The comic is distributed by United Features Syndicate.

Phrases with Betty

Phrases starting with the word Betty:

  1. betty friedan
  2. betty naomi friedan
  3. betty naomi goldstein friedan

Phrases ending with the word Betty:

  1. brown betty
  2. Sweet Betty
  3. bouncing betty

Other phrase containing the word Betty:

  1. All My Eye and Betty Martin

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Betty

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Google previewSkirt! Rules for the Workplace

An Irreverent Guide to Advancing Your Career

Being Betty means we are prepared to organize a walkout, boycott, protest at the drop of a hat, even lose our jobs in order to draw attention to the issue of salary disparity. Being Betty means that we use facts about our actual performance on ...

Google previewRevelation as Testimony (2014)

A Philosophical-Theological Study by Mats Wahlberg

The sentence “Betty is an angel” is metaphorical, but it expresses — if the reference of“Betty” is fixed by the context of...

Betty is an angel,” therefore, expresses a proposition, probably the same proposition that is expressed by “ Betty is a very ...

Google previewQuantifiers, Quantifiers, and Quantifiers: Themes in Logic, Metaphysics, and Language (2015)

by Alessandro Torza

Neither Adam nor Betty is a professor. Everybody in the audience is a professor. Somebody in the audience is a professor. Nobody in the audience is a professor. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. The founders of modern logic, Gottlob Frege and Bertrand Russell, ...

Google previewThe Oxford Handbook of Names and Naming (2016)

by Carole Hough

A Handy Betty is a Dumfries-shire word for a plate-warmer, whereas a Tidy Betty is an ash-pan. McClure (2011b) also notes that jack and jill have been in use as prototypical names for ordinary men and women since at least the fifteenth ...

Google previewTune In to Wow Leadership (2015)

10 Lessons Learned from America's Favorite Shows by Sheri Staak

The awkward but lovable and hardworking Betty Suarez from thecomedy Ugly Betty is a true original. Inadditionto being young, naive, and inexperienced, Betty has absolutely nosense of fashion or style, frequentlywearing bold colors, ...

Google previewThe Advertising Age Encyclopedia of Advertising (2015)

by John McDonough, Karen Egolf

The Betty Crocker character was created in 1921 to answer consumers' cooking questions. Many cookbooks have since been published under the Betty General Motors Corporation Olds Motor Works was one ...

Google previewGirl Culture: An Encyclopedia [2 Volumes] (2007)

An Encyclopedia by Claudia Mitchell, Jacqueline Reid-Walsh

BETTY AND VERONICA. Owned by the Archie Comics publishing company, Betty and Veronica are characters in several titles aimed at young comic book readers. Peren- nial teenagers, Betty and Veronica have become icons of femininity, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)

by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart

Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart. Benzene. Hexachloride,. Mixed. Isomers. Madhusudan G. Soni BurdockGroup, Vero Beach ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Alcohol (2014)

Social, Cultural, and Historical Perspectives by Scott C. Martin

After 2000, the Betty Ford Center continued to add programs and to expand its campus. The Professional Recovery Program was initiated for health care professionals who are dealing with personal addiction issues, and residential facilities ...

Google previewEntertaining from Ancient Rome to the Super Bowl: An Encyclopedia [2 volumes] (2008)

An Encyclopedia by Melitta Weiss Adamson, Francine Segan

The popular nickname, Betty, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Women and Baseball (2006)

by Leslie A. Heaphy, Mel Anthony May

Luna, Betty–OF/P Marrero, Mirta —P ...

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Small photo of LOS ANGELES - NOV 11: Betty Gabriel at the AMPAS 9th Annual Governors Awards at Dolby Ballroom on November 11, 2017 in Los Angeles, CASmall photo of Molting African penguin (Spheniscus demersus) at Betty's Bay, near Cape Town, South AfricaSmall photo of LONDON, UK- February 16 2018: Betty Bachz on the street during the London Fashion WeekSmall photo of Betty Gabriel at the 90th Annual Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, USA on March 4, 2018.Small photo of MOSCOW, RUSSIA - NOVEMBER 24, 2017: A stamp printed in USA shows Iron "Betty" Lamp, Plymouth Colony, 17th-18th Centuries, Americana Issue serie, circa 1979Small photo of SAN FRANCISCO CA USA APRIL 15 2015: Betty White wax figure in exhibition at the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in San Francisco Landmark of Madame Tussauds exhibits wax figures of famous peopleSmall photo of African penguin (Spheniscus demersus) preening at Betty's Bay, near Cape Town, South Africa More...

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Sign language

"Ty's Ugly Boots" Performed in American Sign Language(ASL) by Betty Cabbage.

Duration 03:51

"Ty's Ugly Boots" Performed in American Sign Language(ASL) by Betty Cabbage. This is ASL class in Bucheon, South Korea.

Quotes about Betty

Look at everything as though you were seeing it for the first time or the last time. Then your time on earth will be filled with glory. (Betty Smith)
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Scrabble value of B3E1T1T1Y4

The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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