OTT


OTT
[[t]o͟ʊ tiː ti͟ː[/t]]
ADJ-GRADED
If you describe something as OTT, you mean that it is exaggerated and extreme. OTT is an abbreviation for `over the top'. [BRIT, INFORMAL]

...an OTT comedy cabaret revue...

Some of the designs are subtle, some gloriously OTT.

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  • Ott — ist ein vor allem im Süden Deutschlands und Österreichs häufiger Familienname. Herkunft des Namens Der Familienname Ott leitet sich von althochdeutsch ‘ōd’ in der Bedeutung von Besitz her und ist eine im Oberdeutschen gebräuchliche Kurzform zum… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ott. — Ott. Pays d’origine  Angleterre Activité principale …   Wikipédia en Français

  • OTT — (informal) abbrev Over the top (qv) * * * OTT UK [ˌəʊ tiː ˈtiː] US [ˌoʊ ti ˈti] adjective mainly spoken over the top: extreme or unreasonable Thesaurus: crazy or sillysynonym * * * /ˌoʊˌtiːˈtiː/ adj [more OTT; most OTT] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ott — or OTT may refer to: In people: Main article: Ott (name) In popular culture: Ott (record producer), British record producer OTT (band), a pop band from the late 1990s In acronyms: Over the top or OTT, British English expression for excess O.T.T …   Wikipedia

  • OTT — [ˌəu ti: ˈti: US ˌou ] adj BrE informal over the top remarks, behaviour etc that are OTT are so extreme or unreasonable that they seem stupid or offensive …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Ott — Ott, 1) Peter Karl, Freiherr von O., geb. in Baltorikez in Ungarn; focht 1789 als österreichischer Generalmajor gegen die Türken, 1792–1795 als Feldmarschalllieutenant in Flandern u. am Rhein gegen die Franzosen u. 1796 u. 1797 mit Wurmser,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Ott — (Carlos) (né en 1946) architecte et urbaniste canadien d orig. uruguayenne: Opéra Bastille, à Paris (1989) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ott — ott,   Talk Mode …   Universal-Lexikon

  • OTT — [ ,ou ti ti ] adjective MAINLY SPOKEN over the top: extreme or unreasonable …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Ott — Ott, Otte Nom porté en Alsace. C est l équivalent du prénom allemand Otto, nom de personne formé sur la racine od = richesse …   Noms de famille

  • Ott. — Ott., O va сокр. от ottava …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов


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