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baby doll

noun
1.
a doll, especially one resembling a human baby.
2.
Often, baby dolls. Also called baby doll nightgown, baby doll pajamas. a garment for women or girls consisting of a hip-length top of delicate fabric often decorated with ruffles, ribbons, or lace, with a matching panty, worn for sleeping.
3.
a short dress styled to resemble this.
Also, babydoll (for defs 2, 3).
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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baby doll

noun phrase

A pretty woman, esp one cherished by a man as his own (1900s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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