Definitions for babysit

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  1. babysit(verb)ˈeɪbisɪt

    to look after another person's child

    Can you babysit for me tonight?; We called the babysitter.; She earns money by babysitting.


  1. babysit(Verb)

    To watch or tend someone else's child for a period of time, often for money.

  2. babysit(Verb)

    To watch or attend anything or anyone unnecessarily closely; to have to help or coax too much.

    He left me to babysit the new guy while he got some work done.


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