teddy

noun
ted·​dy | \ ˈte-dē How to pronounce teddy (audio) \
plural teddies

Definition of teddy

First Known Use of teddy

1924, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for teddy

origin unknown

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“Teddy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teddy. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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teddy

noun

English Language Learners Definition of teddy

: a piece of light clothing that is worn by women as underwear or in bed

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