bimbo

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noun bim·bo \ˈbim-(ˌ)bō\

Definition of bimbo

plural

bimbos

  1. 1 slang :  man, woman <telling a thickheaded pitcher that the bimbo at the plate hasn't hit a curve in three seasons — Jay Stuller> —used as a generalized term of disapproval especially for an attractive but vacuous person <we didn't want a blond bimbo in that role … we wanted her to be smart — Hugh Wilson>

  2. 2 slang :  tramp 1c <evidence of how her hubby's been cheating on her with various bimbos — Dan Greenburg>

Examples of bimbo in a sentence

  1. Her husband ran off with some bimbo.

  2. <a scandal involving a bimbo that effectively ended the congressman's career>

Origin and Etymology of bimbo

perhaps from Italian bimbo baby


First Known Use: 1918


BIMBO Defined for English Language Learners

bimbo

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noun bim·bo \ˈbim-(ˌ)bō\

Definition of bimbo for English Language Learners

  • : an attractive but stupid woman



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