baby


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Synonyms for baby

Synonyms for baby

a very young child

a person who behaves in a childish, weak, or spoiled way

to treat with indulgence and often overtender care

Synonyms for baby

the youngest member of a group (not necessarily young)

an immature childish person

an unborn child

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(slang) sometimes used as a term of address for attractive young women

a very young mammal

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a project of personal concern to someone

treat with excessive indulgence

References in classic literature ?
Give an average baby a fair chance, and if it doesn't do something it oughtn't to a doctor should be called in at once.
The baby need not take your whole heart, like the rich man who walled up the desert well.
I would have laughed over it so happily if I had my baby," she sobbed to Marilla.
She swore a dozen times that she would not leave the Kincaid without her baby, and yet she remained clothed long past her usual hour for retiring, and her blankets were neatly rolled and bound with stout cord, when about midnight there came a stealthy scratching upon the panels of her door.
I brought the Simpson baby home, aunt Jane, thinking it would help us over a dull Sunday, but aunt Miranda won't let her stay.
They gave the baby medicine, and it turned out that the baby was simply hungry: the nurse had no milk, sir.
But, by degrees she was led on to confess that she would like to have for the inexhaustible baby such a nursery as never was seen.
While the Duchess sang the second verse of the song, she kept tossing the baby violently up and down, and the poor little thing howled so, that Alice could hardly hear the words:--
This was why she had borne herself with dignity, and had looked people calmly in the face at times, even when holding the baby in her arms.
Give it me back, Mum," said Flopson; "and Miss Jane, come and dance to baby, do
He would have kissed the baby too, but he was afraid she would laugh at him.
I ne--ver saw such a baby,' said Mr Lumbey, the doctor.
Why, it seemed but yesterday that Desiree was little more than a baby herself; when Monsieur in riding through the gateway of Valmonde had found her lying asleep in the shadow of the big stone pillar.
And then the little baby was born, when I didn't expect it; and the thought came into my mind that I might get rid of it and go home again.
When it thunders, the April baby says, "There's lieber Gott scolding those angels again.