Definition of


  1. (noun, event) the cry made by sheep
  2. (verb, communication) cry plaintively

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Synonyms of Baa

blat, blate, bleat

Alternate forms of Baa

Derivations: baa

Hypernyms: cry, emit, let loose, let out, utter

Origin of the word Baa

  1. imitative sound of a sheep, attested from 1580s, but probably older as baa is recorded before this a name for a child's toy sheep. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Baa

b, b-52, b.o., ba, baba, babe, baboo, babu, baby, bahai, bai, baobab, bap, baphia, bawbee, bay, bay of ob, baya, bayou, bb, be, beau, bebop, bee, beef, beef up, beefy, beehive, beep, behave, behoove, behove, bevy, bey, bh, bi, bib, biff, bo hai, boa, bob

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