Expressions with baby or babe
1.? a babe in the woods – to be innocent.? He has no experience in business and trusts everyone.? He’s like a babe in the woods.
2.? like or as easy as taking candy from a baby – very easy.?? He earns lots of money but loses it all playing poker.? Playing with him is like taking candy from a baby.
3.? to baby – to treat someone like a baby, to pamper. That man doesn’t seem to know how to do anything for himself. His wife treats him like a baby.
4.? baby blue; baby blues – a soft, pale blue; eyes that have this colour.? When she walked into the room, all the men noticed her beautiful baby blues.
5.? baby boomer/ baby boom generation – people born from just after WWII (1945) to the early 1960s. (sometimes just called ‘boomers’)? Because there are so many baby boomers, there is a fear that there will be a shortage of workers in 10-20 years as they all retire.