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baby bluesnoun [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 ​babyblues.
(Definition of baby blues from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “baby blues”
in Chinese (Simplified) 女性在分娩后经历的一种忧郁情绪…
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…
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