[Fighting against Covid-19] Wash your hands , Don't touch your face and Keep the social distance.

할배

Noun

Pronunciation

halbae

Definition (meaning)

  • an elderly man
  • an old man
  • this word is short for 할아버지(halabeoji : formal word for an elderly man).
  • this word is often used as cute expression indicating to an elderly man on the internet. but in real world, if you used this word when you called an old man, it would be some rude.

Definition by other languages (含义 / significado / परिभाषा / 意味 / Bedeutung / définition / 뜻)

  • 노인. 늙은 사람. 할아버지 / 이 단어는 인터넷 공간에서 노인을 귀엽게 가르킬때 주로 사용된다. 그러나 실제생활에서 노인을 부를때 이 단어를 사용한다면 무례한 것이 된다. (korean)

Taboo level (Level 1~5, Higher is more disapproved)

level 1.

Examples

할배에게 용돈좀 달라고 때를 써봐라.

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