baa

verb
\ˈba, ˈbä \
baaed; baaing

Definition of baa 

(Entry 1 of 2)

intransitive verb

: to make the bleat of a sheep

Definition of BAA (Entry 2 of 2)

bachelor of applied arts

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baa noun

First Known Use of baa

Verb

circa 1586, in the meaning defined above

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Verb

imitative

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baa

noun
\ˈba, ˈbä\

Kids Definition of baa

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: the cry of a sheep

baa

verb
baaed; baaing

Kids Definition of baa (Entry 2 of 2)

: to make the cry of a sheep

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