noun Etymology: bimbo + -ette Date: 1982 slang an attractive but vacuous woman

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  • bimbette — bimbo ► NOUN (pl. bimbos) informal, derogatory ▪ an attractive but unintelligent or frivolous young woman. DERIVATIVES bimbette noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense «fellow»: from Italian, little child …   English terms dictionary

  • bimbette — /bim bet /, n. bimbo (def. 3). * * * …   Universalium

  • bimbette — n a silly, empty headed young girl. A jocu lar diminutive of bimbo, popular in the mid 1980s, first in the USA and then, via magazine articles, in Britain, where it has been enthusiastically taken up and over used in the tabloid press …   Contemporary slang

  • bimbette — n. young woman bimbo (Derogatory Slang) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bimbette — bim·bette …   English syllables

  • bimbette — bim•bette [[t]bɪmˈbɛt[/t]] n. cvs bimbo 1) • Etymology: 1980–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • bimbette — /bɪmˈbɛt/ (say bim bet) noun Colloquial an adolescent bimbo (def. 1) …   Australian English dictionary

  • bimbette — ¦bim¦bet noun ( s) Etymology: bimbo + ette : an attractive but empty headed woman …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Bimbo — For other uses, see Bimbo (disambiguation). Bimbo, in its popular English language usage, describes a woman who is physically attractive but is perceived to have a low intelligence or poor education. The term can also be used to describe a woman… …   Wikipedia

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