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babe

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noun \ˈbāb\

Simple Definition of babe

  • : a very young child

  • : a sexually attractive person

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of babe

  1. 1 a :  infant, baby b slang :  girl, woman c slang :  a person and especially a young woman who is sexually attractive

  2. 2 :  a naive inexperienced person —used especially in the phrase babe in the woods

Examples of babe in a sentence

  1. <although I worked with film for years, I'm just a babe as far as digital photography is concerned>

  2. <a babe in arms, too young even to crawl>



Origin and Etymology of babe

Middle English, probably of imitative origin


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with babe



BABE Defined for Kids

babe

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noun \ˈbāb\

Definition of babe for Students

  1. :  1baby 1 <a newborn babe>





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