1. babysitting, baby sitting, care, attention, aid, tending

usage: the work of a baby sitter; caring for children when their parents are not home


1. baby-sit, guard

usage: take watchful responsibility for; "I baby-sit the neighbor's plants when she is out of town"

2. baby-sit, sit, guard

usage: work or act as a baby-sitter; "I cannot baby-sit tonight; I have too much homework to do"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.