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baddie

noun bad·die \ˈba-dē\

Simple Definition of baddie

  • : a bad person in a book, movie, etc.

Full Definition of baddie

plural baddies

  1. :  one that is bad; especially :  an opponent of the hero (as in fiction or motion pictures)

Examples of baddie

  1. <the actor has never been cast as a hero, but he's played every kind of baddie imaginable>



1937

First Known Use of baddie

1937

Variants of baddie

or bad·dy play \ˈba-dē\

Rhymes with baddie


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