a babe in arms

Definition of a babe in arms

:a baby who is too young to walk and has to be held :an infant
  • I've known her since she was a babe in arms.

Word by Word Definitions

babe play
  1. : infant, baby

  2. : girl, woman

  3. : a person and especially a young woman who is sexually attractive

arm play arms
  1. : a human upper limb

  2. : something like or corresponding to an arm: such as

  3. : the forelimb of a vertebrate

  1. : to furnish or equip with weapons

  2. : to furnish with something that strengthens or protects

  3. : to equip or ready for action or operation

  1. : a means (such as a weapon) of offense or defense

  2. : a combat branch (as of an army)

  3. : an organized branch of national defense (such as the navy)


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