- Sometimes Disparaging and Offensive. a girl or woman, especially an attractive one: Her roommate is a real babe!
- an attractive young man.
- (sometimes initial capital letter) an affectionate or familiar term of address (sometimes offensive when used to strangers, casual acquaintances, subordinates, etc., especially by a male to a female).
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Dorothy, who’s a preternaturally hot babe of 51, is there to pick up a bed partner.Sure, you may be grossed out, but ‘A Certain Hunger’ is a naughty pleasure|Maureen Corrigan|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
In the note, Babe asked to see Leslie one last time before he left New York City forever.
He was probably the biggest sporting hero of the decade—more popular at his peak than even Babe Ruth.
One afternoon, with [Babe] Dahlgren near him in the dugout, a photographer asked Lou if he could take a photo of the two of them.
The Babe showed up, too, arriving late, as usual, and looking tanned as a lifeguard.
The Babe walked over to the stooped figure at the microphone and threw his arms around Lou's neck.
He burst into a loud laugh, clapped his hands, and danced before the delighted babe.
The motherly woman received the babe instinctively and cast aside the travelling-rug in which he was enveloped.
After all, here was a babe equipped to face the exigencies of a censorious world; in looks and apparel a credit to any father.
He breathed fierce and honest anathema on the heads of the bowelless fiends who had abandoned the babe to its doom.
Here Letty drew the coverlet from the face of the sleeping babe, and displayed his chubby proportions with maternal pride.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie