baby doll: Meaning and Definition of

ba'by doll"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a doll, esp. one resembling a human baby.
  2. Often,Also calleda 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.
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