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15.
It can reference a good friend, a small child, a newcomer or even someone(a girl) shorter than you...

But the most prevalent use, is to describe a Girl,girlfriend or particularly attractive woman...
That's what T-Pain has in mind when he sings, "I'ma buy you a drank... Then I'ma take you home with me...I got money in the bank...Shawty, what you think 'bout that?"
by Kisaru Samarakoon. July 17, 2008
 
16.
the trashy dancers commonly seen in rap videos
why is that girl so trashy?... oh right shes his shawty
by thtcatl May 01, 2010
 
17.
A term that jackasses use to describe a girl or woman with a nice body. Rappers tend to use this word in their songs and don't realize in it totally sexist to women. Also, it should NEVER BE USED BY A WHITE PERSON!!!!!
Black guy: Hey, shawty! Why don't you come on over here?

"Shawty": NO! YOU SEXIST BITCH!
by Ninjaabouttokickyourass January 05, 2013
 
18.
A) used to address sexy females
B) used to address a younger friend or syballing
A)wat up shawty u lookin straight
B)youll get there soon shawty keep ya head up
by kickak March 08, 2005
 
19.
a term used to call something yours,

often used by guys to claim something that they want, and therefore no one else can take it since it is now theirs.
DAMMNN megan is looking fine tonight
shawty megan!
damn it, i wanted to get with her tonight
to bad man i shawtyed her first!
by thedumbbitch February 18, 2011
 
20.
Used mostly by individuals from the Atlanta area.
Refering to a sexy female.
Refering to a friend or associate.
1) Aye shawty! Let me holla at ya.
2) Was up shawty.
3) Mann shawty you pissin me off.
by Kenyeta August 28, 2005
 
21.
a short pereon who cant reach the top of the cookie jarr/troll with crazy hair.
Shawty can't reach reach those oreos.
by Hot Stuff Stunna April 05, 2010