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How Do You Spell BABE?

Correct spelling for the English word "babe" is [b_ˈeɪ_b], [bˈe͡ɪb], [bˈe‍ɪb]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of BABE

  1. b[=a]b, BABY, b[=a]'bi, n. an infant or child: a doll, puppet: the reflection of one's self in miniature seen in the pupil of another's eye.--ns. B[=A]'BY-FARM'ER, one who takes in infants to nurse on payment; B[=A]'BYHOOD.--adj. B[=A]'BYISH.--n. B[=A]'BY-JUMP'ER, a seat suspended from the ceiling of a room by elastic straps, to enable a baby to jump. [Prob. imitative. See BABBLE.]

Common Misspellings for BABE

Below is the list of 272 misspellings for the word "babe".

Usage Examples for BABE

  1. At Dennis's left a delicate lady of the highest social standing clasped to her bare bosom a babe that slept as peacefully as in the luxurious nursery at home. - "Barriers Burned Away" by E. P. Roe
  2. Elizabeth held her sickly babe, rocking it and crooning to it, while upstairs one of kind- eyed Cumberland women was getting a warm bath ready, and lighting a fire in the guest- room. - "Lady Merton, Colonist" by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. If you'd asked me that two weeks ago I'd have cried like a babe. - "The Heart of Unaga" by Ridgwell Cullum
  4. She had come, she said, to take the babe to Margaret, who seemed better this morning, and had asked to see it. - "Maggie Miller" by Mary J. Holmes
  5. It was Babe who broke the silence by remarking: We are indeed lucky, Joe. - "The Trail of the Tramp" by A-No. 1 (AKA Leon Ray Livingston)
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