take watchful responsibility for
"I baby-sit the neighbor's plants when she is out of town"
work or act as a baby-sitter
"I cannot baby-sit tonight; I have too much homework to do"
To watch or tend someone else's child for a period of time, often for money.
To watch or attend anything or anyone unnecessarily closely; to have to help or coax too much.
He left me to baby-sit the new guy while he got some work done.
Origin: Compound of baby + sit.
The numerical value of baby-sit in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of baby-sit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Does Grandpa love to baby-sit his grandchildren Are you kidding By day he is too busy taking hormone shots at the doctor's or chip shots on the golf course. At night he and Grandma are too busy doing the cha-cha.
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