bim·​bette ˌbim-ˈbet How to pronounce bimbette (audio)
informal + usually disparaging
: an attractive but stupid woman : bimbo

Word History


bimbo + -ette

First Known Use

1982, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bimbette was in 1982

Dictionary Entries Near bimbette

Cite this Entry

“Bimbette.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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