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Babe appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • Masseuse babe sues Sam.
  • Ten game babes net a tense babe magnet.
  • One babies’ index evaded a vexed nisei babe, no?
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun babe:


Babe is sometimes a misspelling of babies or baby.

The word babe is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

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Definition of the noun babe

What does babe mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: babes

  1. a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk
    • examples: The cradle is as brand new as the born babe lying in it. | I can't believe you're so clueless. You're like a babe in the woods. | Get in the car, babe. We're driving to Madagascar. | When it comes to dealing with computers, he's a babe in the woods. | You're messing up with the wrong guy, babe. | She's a babe. | You're a babe. | Mary is a babe.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonyms of babe: baby / infant
    • more generic words: child / kid = a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age
    • more specific terms:

Alternative definition of the noun babe


  1. [context: literary or poetic] A baby or infant; a very young human or animal.
  2. [slang] An attractive person, especially a young woman.
    • [context: also 'babes' [s]] Darling [gloss, term of endearment].


    Who is Babe?

    Babe a.k.a. Belinda Carlisle: Belinda Jo Carlisle is an American singer who gained worldwide fame as the lead vocalist of the Go-Go's, one of the most successful all-female bands of all time. The group sold more than seven million albums in just three years and she later went on to have a successful solo career with hits such as "Mad About You", "I Get Weak", "Circle in the Sand", "Leave a Light On" and "Heaven Is a Place on Earth" among others, which were major successes in the United States and the United Kingdom as well as internationally.


    Babe is a Serbian rock supergroup from Belgrade.

    Phrases with Babe

    Phrases starting with the word Babe:

    1. babe ruth
    2. Babe Magnet
    3. Babe in Arms
    4. babe zaharias
    5. babe didrikson
    6. Babe in the Woods

    Phrases ending with the word Babe:

    1. Booth Babe
    2. Bikini Babe

    Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Babe

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    Google previewReaders' Theater: Tall Tales (2006)

    by Maureen Gerard

    Babe is the greatest, bluest beast ever was. Paul once used Babe to straighten out thirty miles of crooked town road. Babe, you are the greatest, bluest beast ever was. Nowyou take the end ...

    Google previewDelphi Complete Works of Plutarch (Illustrated) (2013)

    by Plutarch

    The babe is the symbol of coming into the world and the aged man the symbol of departing from it, and by a hawk they ...

    Google previewEncyclopedia of Ethnicity and Sports in the United States (2000)

    by George B. Kirsch, Othello Harris, Claire Elaine Nolte

    RUTH, GEORGE HERMAN ("Babe") great American pastime. Rough-and- tumble Babe loved it and thoroughly outplayed all other members of the forty- three intramural St. Mary's teams, made up of youngsters from each dormitory, floor, ...

    Google previewThe Dickson Baseball Dictionary (Third Edition) (2011)

    by Paul Dickson

    Babe 1. The most famous nickname in baseball, the one given to George Herman Ruth, ...

    Google previewEncyclopedia of American Drama (2015)

    by Jackson R. Bryer, Mary C. Hartig

    American playwright Thomas Babe,a playwright most often associated with Joseph Papp's Public Theater, was born in Buffalo and raised in Rochester, New York.Babe waseducated at Harvard and Cambridge Universities and ...

    Google previewEnglish-Cheyenne Dictionary (1915)

    by Rodolphe Charles Petter

    babe, megevoz ( sg .) ...

    Google previewBritannica Student Encyclopedia (2014)

    by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

    Babe Ruth was known as the Sultan of Swat. Facts About RWANDA. The armies that fought the war were called the Reds and the Whites. The Reds represented the Russian Communists, as the Bolsheviks called themselves after March 1918.

    Google previewA Dictionary of the Old English Language (1878)

    by Francis Henry Stratmann

    400; babe ршгеп ...

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    Quotes about Babe

    The Babe was a great ballplayer, sure, but Cobb was even greater. Babe could knock your brains out, but Cobb would drive you crazy. (Tris Speaker)
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    Scrabble value of B3A1B3E1

    The value of this 4-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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