English to English
1. Prudent; wise; hence, crafty; artful; wily.
2. strange in an interesting or pleasing way
quaint dialect words|quaint streets of New Orleans, that most foreign of American cities
3. very strange or unusual; odd or even incongruous in character or appearance
the head terminating in the quaint duck bill which gives the animal its vernacular name|came forth a quaint and fearful sight|a quaint sense of humor
4. attractively old-fashioned (but not necessarily authentic)
houses with quaint thatched roofs|a vaulted roof supporting old-time chimney pots