Definitions for baabæ, bɑ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

baabæ, bɑ(n.; v.)baaed, baa•ing.

  1. (n.)the bleat of a sheep.

    Category: Animal Behavior

  2. (v.i.)to utter such a bleat.

    Category: Animal Behavior

Origin of baa:

1580–90; imit.

B.A.A.

  1. Bachelor of Applied Arts.

    Category: Titles, Associations, Organizations

Princeton's WordNet

  1. baa(verb)

    the cry made by sheep

  2. bleat, blate, blat, baa(verb)

    cry plaintively

    "The lambs were bleating"

Wiktionary

  1. baa(Noun)

    The characteristic cry or bleating of a sheep.

  2. baa(Verb)

    To make the characteristic cry of a sheep.

    He treble baas for help, but none can get. - Sir Philip Sidney

  3. Origin: Compare German ; an imitative word.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baa(verb)

    to cry baa, or bleat as a sheep

  2. Baa(noun)

    the cry or bleating of a sheep; a bleat

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