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[bad-ee] /ˈbæd i/
noun, plural baddies.
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noun (pl) -dies
a bad character in a story, film, etc, esp an opponent of the hero
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Word Origin and History for baddy

"bad man," 1937, from bad + -y (3).

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  1. Someone or something that is bad, esp a movie, television, or sports villain
  2. A criminal or other habitually reprehensible person; bad man (1930s+ Motion pictures)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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