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CHERUB (cherubim)

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does cherub mean? 

CHERUB (noun)
  The noun CHERUB has 2 senses:

1. a sweet innocent baby
2. an angel of the second order whose gift is knowledge; usually portrayed as a winged child

  Familiarity information: CHERUB used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CHERUB (noun)


Sense 1cherub [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A sweet innocent baby

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("cherub" is a kind of...):

babe; baby; infant (a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk)


Sense 2cherub [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

An angel of the second order whose gift is knowledge; usually portrayed as a winged child

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Hypernyms ("cherub" is a kind of...):

angel (spiritual being attendant upon God)


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