Meaning of “babysit” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I, T ] us uk /ˈbeɪbisɪt/ present participle babysitting, past tense and past participle babysat

B1 to look after children while their parents are not at home

babysitter noun [ C ]


We'd like to come, but we can't get a babysitter.
babysitting noun [ U ]

(Definition of “babysit” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)