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noun as in baby

noun as in (offensive) attractive woman

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In comparison, Kit — always lamenting living in her sister’s shadow as a “chick surfer who wasn’t a babe” — is eclipsed by Nina’s presence.

In Ex Machina, Oscar Isaac memorably played a reclusive search-engine CEO whose only companions are model-gorgeous android babes.

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She’s not a sexy babe, she’s a woman in her 60s, she’s not wearing tons of makeup — for that film to become a mainstream awards contender is incredible.

These buoyant babes can heft the equivalent of 70 large semis with less fuel, and they’re especially good at carrying heavy cargo like jetty rocks or lumber.

Dorothy, who’s a preternaturally hot babe of 51, is there to pick up a bed partner.

In the note, Babe asked to see Leslie one last time before he left New York City forever.

He was probably the biggest sporting hero of the decade—more popular at his peak than even Babe Ruth.

One afternoon, with [Babe] Dahlgren near him in the dugout, a photographer asked Lou if he could take a photo of the two of them.

The Babe showed up, too, arriving late, as usual, and looking tanned as a lifeguard.

The Babe walked over to the stooped figure at the microphone and threw his arms around Lou's neck.

He burst into a loud laugh, clapped his hands, and danced before the delighted babe.

The motherly woman received the babe instinctively and cast aside the travelling-rug in which he was enveloped.

After all, here was a babe equipped to face the exigencies of a censorious world; in looks and apparel a credit to any father.

He breathed fierce and honest anathema on the heads of the bowelless fiends who had abandoned the babe to its doom.

Here Letty drew the coverlet from the face of the sleeping babe, and displayed his chubby proportions with maternal pride.


On this page you'll find 38 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to babe, such as: bairn, child, infant, newborn, suckling, and little one.

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