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babenoun [C]

uk   us   /beɪb/
literary a ​smallbaby: a ​newborn babe informal a word you can use when you are ​talking to someone you ​love such as ​yourwife, ​husband, ​partner, etc.: It's up to you, babe. I'll do whatever you say. informal a ​sexuallyattractiveyoungperson: He's a total babe.
(Definition of babe from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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babenoun [C]

 us   /beɪb/
a ​smallbaby, or infml an ​affectionate way of ​addressing a ​wife, ​husband, or other ​person you ​love
(Definition of babe from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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