What is another word for babbitt?

260 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ bˈabɪt], [ bˈabɪt], [ b_ˈa_b_ɪ_t]

Babbitt is a term used for a person who is conformist and conventional. Synonyms for babbitt include conformist, conservative, traditionalist, follower, conformer, traditionalist and unadventurous. A person who is labeled as a babbitt is often seen as lacking any originality or individuality. They are perceived to be stuck in their ways and unwilling to embrace change or new ideas. Instead, they prefer to conform to the norms of society and follow the established rules and traditions. Although some may view babbitts as being boring or dull, they are valued for their reliability and predictability.

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What are the hypernyms for Babbitt?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Babbitt?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for babbitt (as nouns)

  • hyponyms for babbitt (as verbs)

Usage examples for Babbitt

"babbitt," says he, "I had you hull down at one time, didn't I?"
"Shorty McCabe"
Sewell Ford
babbitt made a stab at salutin' too, and mighty sudden.
"Shorty McCabe"
Sewell Ford
He's just about equal to a job like that, babbitt is.
"Shorty McCabe"
Sewell Ford

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