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Meaning of "baby-minding" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BABY-MINDING

baby-minding  [ˈbeɪbɪ ˈmaɪndɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BABY-MINDING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Baby-Minding is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BABY-MINDING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of baby-minding in the English dictionary

The definition of baby-minding in the dictionary is the care of other people's babies or very young children.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BABY-MINDING


binding
ˈbaɪndɪŋ
blinding
ˈblaɪndɪŋ
bookbinding
ˈbʊkbaɪndɪŋ
childminding
ˈtʃaɪldˌmaɪndɪŋ
ending
ˈɛndɪŋ
finding
ˈfaɪndɪŋ
grinding
ˈɡraɪndɪŋ
multiplepoinding
ˌmʌltɪpəlˈpɪndɪŋ
nonbinding
ˌnɒnˈbaɪndɪŋ
outstanding
ˌaʊtˈstændɪŋ
pathfinding
ˈpæθˌfaɪndɪŋ
pending
ˈpɛndɪŋ
rangefinding
ˈreɪndʒˌfaɪndɪŋ
rewinding
riːˈwaɪndɪŋ
spellbinding
ˈspelbaɪndɪŋ
spending
ˈspendɪŋ
standing
ˈstændɪŋ
surrounding
səˈraʊndɪŋ
understanding
ˌʌndəˈstændɪŋ
winding
ˈwaɪndɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BABY-MINDING

baby-batterer
baby-battering
baby-blue
baby-boomer
Baby-bouncer
baby-doll pyjamas
baby-face
baby-faced
Baby-gro
baby-minder
baby-mother
baby-scales
baby-sit
baby-sitter
baby-sitting
baby-walker
baby´s-breath
babycino
babydoll
babyhood

WORDS THAT END LIKE BABY-MINDING

according
ascending
astounding
bonding
branding
commanding
defending
demanding
descending
expanding
founding
funding
grounding
landing
lending
long-standing
mending
notwithstanding
pounding
sounding
vending

Synonyms and antonyms of baby-minding in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «baby-minding» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BABY-MINDING

Find out the translation of baby-minding to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of baby-minding from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «baby-minding» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

婴儿照看
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

baby- minding
570 millions of speakers

English

baby-minding
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बच्चे काम कर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

رضع التدبير
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ребенок - помышления
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

baby- guarda de
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

শিশুর-ভাব
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

baby- gardiennage
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pemikiran bayi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Babybetreuung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

団塊気に
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

아기 봐주기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Baby-minding
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

baby- trông nom
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குழந்தை சிந்தை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बाळ-मनाई
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bebek-Ilgilenme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

bambino custodia dei
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

baby- Minding
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

дитина - подумування
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

copil de îngrijire a
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

baby - φύλαξη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

baba - minding
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

baby- vård av
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Barneparkering
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of baby-minding

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BABY-MINDING»

The term «baby-minding» is used very little and occupies the 180.908 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BABY-MINDING» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «baby-minding» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «baby-minding» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about baby-minding

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BABY-MINDING»

Discover the use of baby-minding in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to baby-minding and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
New Scientist
Bottle-feeding replaced wet-nursing and development of vaccines and antibiotics have changed the outlook of childhood diseases. Fathers have begun to participate in baby minding and mothers are being encouraged to breast-feed. ferent ...
2
Minding Frankie
We share baby-minding arrangements with a friend and his baby. It's just that they're clients ofMoira's and she's been a bit tough on him. He's gone offon a batter. I have to drag him back here and sort things out. We want to keep Moira out of ...
Maeve Binchy, 2011
3
Journal
In another district 74 girls out of a total of 415 are returned, all employed in baby- minding, "fetching errands," and housework. Baby-minding often includes scrubbing a room, and housework and errands go hand in hand. The time employed is ...
New Zealand. Dept. of Labour, 1897
4
Pain Free for Women: The Revolutionary Program for Ending ...
Without knowing why, many mothers turn to baby-minding devices because of their own dysfunctions and, in the process, begin the first stages of compromising the baby's future musculoskeletal system functions. A dysfunctional mother almost ...
Pete Egoscue, 2009
5
The Twentieth Century
Much less is there leisure for elaborate processes in the ordinary workman's home. Rougher and readier, if not less effective, measures have to be adopted. One feels that the proposed baby-minding classes will, in all 1 12 THE NINETEENTH ...
6
The Bad Penny
What was more, when Mrs Clarke was busy, there were now two babies tucked up snugly in the big old pram, and quite often Maggie obliged any neighbour who wanted a baby minding or a small toddler kept happy for an hour or so.
Katie Flynn, 2011
7
The Nineteenth Century
In another district seventy-four girls out of a total of 415 are returned, all employed in baby-minding, ' fetching errands,' and housework. Baby-minding often includes scrubbing a room, and housework and errands go hand in hand. The time ...
8
The Poor Law Magazine and Parochial Journal
THE ' NO CLOTHING ' DIFFICULTY. {From the Charity Organisation Reporter). Want of clothing as a plea in excuse for non-attendance at school is in some respects a harder matter to fight than even the plea of baby-minding. It requires upon ...
9
Unemployment, a social study
Rentandarrears,3s. ; Insurance, 6d.; 5 stone coals, 3d.; baby "minding," 6d.; paid debt, Is. ; boot-mending, 3d. Sunday.— Nil. Expenditure— Food (including beverages) i . Rent . . . £0 11 0 £113 Tuesday.— 1 lb. soap, 3d. ; 1 pint oil, 1d.
Benjamin Seebohm Rowntree, Bruno Lasker, 1911
10
The Labouring Classes in Early Industrial England, 1750-1850
Professor Anderson has shown that for Preston, at least, professional baby- minding was used by only a minority (2%) of mothers. Grandmothers and older children are likely to have been more often called into service. Child-minding by ...
John G. Rule, 2014

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BABY-MINDING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term baby-minding is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Be wise before the event
Why burden yourself with extra job of baby-minding by mirror, when you can delegate this task to a baby chair? Your Amah is not reliable in an ... «The Borneo Post, Jul 15»
2
What To Expect From Your 1-Month-Old-Baby
If you made friends with another new mum or two during pregnancy, get in touch and see if they'd be interested in starting up a baby-minding ... «Huffington Post UK, May 15»
3
Richard Herring: slings and arrows of being a new dad
I think being a comedian has helped me cope with the more rigorous elements of baby-minding. I view my daughter as a very persistent heckler ... «Metro, Apr 15»
4
Give the grandparents a break - they need it
... children in full-time childcare. In the meantime, many will continue to rely on grandparents for a vital baby-minding service. Irish Independent ... «Irish Independent, Apr 15»
5
Is it rude for children to ask about inheritance?
... pouring half their wages into rent, paying over a £100 a day for baby-minding? Why would we want to spend our money swanning around on ... «The Guardian, Mar 15»
6
Asbury church, founder continue to thrive in late 1800s
That rule didn't last long when one wife rebelled, angry that it conveniently freed her husband of shared baby-minding duties. The bigger ... «DesMoinesRegister.com, Nov 14»
7
'Their Lips Talk of Mischief', by Alan Warner
Douglas takes up many of the baby-minding duties, and he falls deeply in love with Aoife. (Warner's knowledge of childcare is impressive.) ... «Financial Times, Aug 14»
8
New generation of women taking over at Lake Louise
The girls also spearheaded the innovative Parents' Share Pass, enabling couples to share skiing and baby-minding for the price of one season ... «Calgary Herald, Nov 12»
9
Michael Gove calls for 'Mum's Army' of strike breakers to keep …
She said: 'The idea that you can have untrained people in baby-minding large numbers of children, with all the potential that has for accidents, ... «Daily Mail, Jun 11»
10
Looking beyond Africa's poverty
The children also carried water and did baby-minding. I saw four small children playing under a grass mat shelter, alone, with no adult in sight ... «Marlborough Express, Jan 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Baby-Minding [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/baby-minding>. Jul 2021 ».
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