Definition of baddie in English:

baddie

Syllabification: bad·die
Pronunciation: /ˈbadē
 
/
(also baddy)
informal

noun (plural baddies)

  • A villain or criminal in a story, movie, etc..
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    • Sirius is the new baddie in this film, and having engineered the death of Harry's parents, he now wants to finish off their son.
    • Bobby is known for his role as the baddy in the panto but this year he has had to take a lesser role, due to his commitment as the show's director.
    • Successful stories need the texture of goodies and baddies, with characters going up or down.

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