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[boo-bee, boo b-ee, buhb-ee] /ˈbu bi, ˈbʊb i, ˈbʌb i/
noun, plural bubbies. Slang.
a female breast.
Origin of bubby
1680-90; perhaps imitative of baby's cry or of sucking sound; see -y2 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Clean out your attic, garage, closets and bubby holes.
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Darling; baby, sweetie, toots •A term of affection with general application: Bubby, it's Hollywood. A little mistake

[1940s+; fr Yiddish bubele, an endearing epithet, fr Hebrew buba, ''doll,'' which is much like Latin pupa, ''doll'']

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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