babbitt definition

  • noun:
    • Babbitt metal.
    • A person who subscribes complacently to materialistic middle-class beliefs
    • Babbitt metal.
    • A person who subscribes complacently to materialistic middle-class ideals
  • verb:
    • To line with Babbitt material to cut back rubbing.
    • To line with Babbitt material to reduce rubbing.

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