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English definition of “babysit”


verb [I/T]    /ˈbeɪ·biˌsɪt/ (-tt-) (also sit)
to take care of a baby or child, esp. as a job: [I] I’m going to babysit on Tuesday night. babysitter    /ˈbeɪ·biˌsɪt̬·ər/ noun [C] (also sitter) Our babysitter is a college student.
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