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noun [countable]     babe pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    informal an attractive young woman or man. Many women find this offensive

    What a babe!

  2. 2
    spoken used for talking to a close friend or someone you love

    Let’s go, babe. It’s getting late.

    1. a.
      used by some men when they are talking to a young woman. Many women find this offensive.
  3. 3
    literary a baby
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