Meaning of “babe in arms” in the English Dictionary

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"babe in arms" in British English

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babe in armsnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌbeɪb ɪn ˈɑːmz/ us /ˌbeɪb ɪn ˈɑːrmz/ plural babes in arms mainly UK

a very young baby

(Definition of “babe in arms” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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