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baby

noun bairn, changeling, child, fledgling, infant, juvenile, kid, minor, toddler, young innocent, youngling
Associated concepts: abortion, adoption, baby act, illegitimacy
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With grandparents and baby-sitters, I think it's important for parents to voice their strongly held parenting strategies early on and establish rules for others watching their children.
Aun asi, dijo, los padres deben visitar a la baby-sitter en su casa a horas poco usuales, "por sorpresa", para ver que esta haciendo.
But she makes time to call the kids and check in with her baby-sitter to make sure all is quiet on the homefront.
This includes wages paid for household services such as those provided by domestic workers, baby-sitters and gardeners.
SPRINGFIELD - Two men broke into a Springfield home early Friday, held a baby-sitter at knife-point and stole tools worth a few hundred dollars, police said.
When it comes out on video, it'll be a useful baby-sitter for tots who just want to sing along with the big fat bear.
Eva was discovered by Carole King and Gerry Goffin after they hired her as a baby-sitter. They asked her to sing a demo of The Loco-Motion, which they'd written together, and liked it so much they released it as a single.
Marie Garrity has not been seen since she walked out of her home in Bretts Close, Hillfields, in September 1995, aged 30, leaving her three young children with a baby-sitter.
Thomas Powers, a bisexual man who works part-time as a Web master for a gay erotic site, is being sued for custody of his 8-year-old son by the boy's baby-sitter, who says Powers's sexual orientation and his part-time job make him an unfit parent.
Finding (and paying) a baby-sitter was the challenge, not to mention watching our offspring sob at the window as we drove off.
And Claire, who has worked as a baby-sitter for actress Melanie Griffith and for BBC Children's TV - where she was asked to wine and dine Robbie Williams - was previously with Bath FM.