Babbitry

[ bab-i-tree ]
/ ˈbæb ɪ tri /

noun (often lowercase)

Definition for babbitry (2 of 2)

Babbittry

or Bab·bit·ry

[ bab-i-tree ]
/ ˈbæb ɪ tri /

noun (often lowercase)

the attitude and behavior of a Babbitt.

Origin of Babbittry

First recorded in 1925–30; Babbitt + -ry
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