teddy

noun

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

Word History

Etymology

origin unknown

First Known Use

1924, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of teddy was in 1924

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“Teddy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teddy. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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