Barbie doll


Barbie doll
Barbie doll
also Barbie trademark
a popular type of ↑doll in the shape of an attractive young woman, used as a child's toy

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Barbie doll® — /bärˈbi dol/ noun 1. A teenage doll with separately purchasable clothing and accessories 2. (also barbie) a woman resembling a Barbie doll in glamour, fashion sense and colourful style (informal) 3. (also barbie) a physically attractive but empty …   Useful english dictionary

  • Barbie doll — ☆ Barbie doll n. 〚see BARBIE〛 Informal a young woman or girl thought of as being variously superficial, vacuous, blandly attractive, etc.: usually used with mild contempt or derision Barbie doll adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • Barbie doll — ☆ Barbie doll n. [see BARBIE] Informal a young woman or girl thought of as being variously superficial, vacuous, blandly attractive, etc.: usually used with mild contempt or derision Barbie doll adj …   English World dictionary

  • Barbie doll — Barbie ,doll noun count OFFENSIVE used for describing a woman who you think is attractive but not very intelligent …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Barbie doll — n. a pretty, giddy girl or woman. □ She’s just a Barbie doll. □ Ask that little Barbie doll if she wants a drink …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Barbie doll{™} — n a child’s toy doll in the form of an attractive young woman with a wide choice of fashionable clothes. In the US a woman who is attractive and well dressed but not intelligent is sometimes described as a Barbie doll. * * * …   Universalium

  • Barbie Doll — n a vacuous, passive and/or conformist young woman. Barbie is the trademark name of the well known plastic doll originating in the USA …   Contemporary slang

  • Barbie (Doll) — n a vacuous, passive and/or conformist young woman. Barbie is the trademark name of the well known plastic doll originating in the USA …   Contemporary slang

  • Barbie doll — /ˈbabi dɒl/ (say bahbee dol) noun Colloquial a woman who is superficially attractive in a conventional way, especially with blue eyes and blonde hair, but who lacks intelligence or personality. Compare Ken doll. {trademark for a popular female… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Barbie doll — (trademark, name of a children s doll): (derogatory) a young, empty headed, woman who is tall, slim, well endowed and attractive in a stereotypical way, with peroxide blonde hair …   Dictionary of Australian slang


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