Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “baby”

See all translations

baby

noun /ˈbeibi/ ( plural babies)
a very young child
bebé
Some babies cry during the night (also adjective) a baby boy.
a very young animal
Crías
The rabbit is feeding its babies.
babyish adjective like a baby or suitable for a baby; not mature
infantil, pegado a las faldas de su madre
a babyish child who cries every day at school Do you think this book is too babyish for a nine-year-old?
baby buggy noun ( baby carriage) (American) a pram
cochecito de niño
baby grand noun (music) a small grand piano.
piano de media cola
babysit verb ( past tense, past participle babysat) to remain in a house to look after a child while its parents are out
cuidar niños, hacer de canguro, hacer de niñera
She babysits for her aunt every Saturday.
babysitter noun
niñera, canguro
I often acted as babysitter for my younger sister.
babysitting noun
cuidado de niños
She earns pocket money by doing babysitting for the neighbours/neighbors.
(Definition of baby from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “baby” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

pot luck

anything that is available or is found by chance, rather than something chosen, planned, or prepared

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More