Associations to the word «Babe»


BABE, noun. (literary or poetic) A baby or infant; a very young human or animal.
BABE, noun. (slang) An attractive person, especially a young woman.
BABE, noun. Darling (term of endearment).
BABE IN ARMS, noun. (idiomatic) An infant.
BABE IN ARMS, adjective. A likeness to an infant being cradled in the arms of a parent or caretaker.
BABE IN THE WOOD, noun. Alternative form of babe in the woods
BABE IN THE WOODS, noun. (idiomatic) A person who is innocent, naive, inexperienced, or helpless.
BABE MAGNET, noun. (chiefly North America) (idiomatic) (slang) A person, especially a man, to whom women are attracted.

Dictionary definition

BABE, noun. A very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk; "the baby began to cry again"; "she held the baby in her arms"; "it sounds simple, but when you have your own baby it is all so different".
BABE, noun. (slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women.

Wise words

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