baby blues definition, meaning - what is baby blues in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “baby blues”

See all translations

baby blues

noun [plural] uk   us  
a feeling of sadness that some women experience after they have given birth to a baby: According to this article, as many as 60 percent of women suffer from the baby blues.
Translations of “baby blues”
in Chinese (Traditional) 部分女性在分娩後經歷的一種憂鬱情緒, 產後抑鬱症…
in Chinese (Simplified) 女性在分娩后经历的一种忧郁情绪…
(Definition of baby blues from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of baby blues?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

May I sit here? Asking for and giving permission.

by Liz Walter,
June 03, 2015
We often find ourselves in situations where we need to ask for permission or to reply to people who ask us for permission. Here are some words and phrases to help you do this in a natural way. The simplest way to ask for permission is with the modal verb can: Can

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More