bimbette

noun
bim·​bette | \ ˌbim-ˈbet How to pronounce bimbette (audio) \

Definition of bimbette

informal + usually disparaging
: an attractive but stupid woman : bimbo

First Known Use of bimbette

1982, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bimbette

bimbo + -ette

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about bimbette

Time Traveler for bimbette

Time Traveler

The first known use of bimbette was in 1982

See more words from the same year

Statistics for bimbette

Cite this Entry

“Bimbette.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bimbette. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

Comments on bimbette

What made you want to look up bimbette? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Slippery Words Quiz—Changing with the Times

  • ducreux self portrait yawning
  • What is an earlier meaning of nice?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!