- a face having a bland babyish or childish appearance, especially a plump, small-featured face unmarked by characteristic lines.
- a person having such a face.
Origin of baby face
First recorded in 1705–15
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Examples from the Web for baby-face
Paul Ryan, WI-6 (R), is the baby-face of the lot, no money, but lots of braininess about taxes and spending.The GOP's Oompa-Loompa
September 2, 2010
Aunt Clem had a round, full, baby-face, for all she was so old.A Little Girl of Long Ago
Amanda Millie Douglas
Can it be possible you are on the other side—on Baby-face's side?
And Baby-face biceps at a look took off his handcuffs; which she had been prominent in putting on.Hard Cash
The old man's thoughts travelled back to the time when he first looked upon the baby-face of the cold hard grey form before him.London's Heart
B. L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon
Tell me, O chiefs,” said the great khan, “is that baby-face you look at worth contending for?The Pacha of Many Tales
- a smooth round face like a baby's
- a person with such a face
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