babycakes

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noun ba·by·cakes \ˈbā-bē-¦kāks\

Definition of babycakes

informal

  1. :  sweetheart “A hundred bucks, Babycakes! In one night!” He popped the french fry into his mouth. “Think you can handle that?” — Armistead Maupin, Tales of the City, 1978

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Origin and Etymology of babycakes

1baby + 1cake + -s, suffix of hypocoristic nouns used in address, as Babs, Fats, Toodles


First Known Use: 1949


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