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Definition 1: a project of personal concern to someone - [noun denoting act]

Samples where baby or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • this project is his baby

(baby is a kind of ...) any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted

"he prepared for great undertakings"

Definition 2: a very young mammal - [noun denoting animal]

Samples where baby or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • baby rabbits

(baby is a kind of ...) any immature mammal

Definition 3: a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk - [noun denoting person]

Samples where baby or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the baby began to cry again
  • she held the baby in her arms
  • it sounds simple, but when you have your own baby it is all so different

Synonyms for baby in the sense of this definition

(baby is a kind of ...) a human offspring (son or daughter) of any age

"they had three children" "they were able to send their kids to college"

(... is a kind of baby ) an infant born with a bluish color; usually has a defective heart

(... is a kind of baby ) a baby conceived by fertilization that occurs outside the mother's body; the woman's ova are removed and mixed with sperm in a culture medium - if fertilization occurs the blastocyte is implanted in the woman's uterus

(... is a kind of baby ) an American Indian infant

(... is a kind of baby ) an infant considered in relation to its nurse

(... is a kind of baby ) a baby from birth to four weeks

(... is a kind of baby ) an infant who is sponsored by an adult (the godparent) at baptism

(... is a kind of baby ) a child who has been abandoned and whose parents are unknown

(... is a kind of baby ) a sweet innocent baby

(... is a kind of baby ) conceived or born during war

Definition 4: the youngest member of a group (not necessarily young) - [noun denoting person]

Samples where baby or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the baby of the family
  • the baby of the Supreme Court

(baby is a kind of ...) the immediate descendants of a person

"she was the mother of many offspring" "he died without issue"

Definition 5: an immature childish person - [noun denoting person]

Samples where baby or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he remained a child in practical matters as long as he lived
  • stop being a baby!

Synonyms for baby in the sense of this definition

(baby is a kind of ...) a human being

"there was too much for one person to do"

Definition 6: an unborn child; a human fetus - [noun denoting person]

Samples where baby or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I felt healthy and very feminine carrying the baby
  • it was great to feel my baby moving about inside

(baby is a kind of ...) an unborn or unhatched vertebrate in the later stages of development showing the main recognizable features of the mature animal

Samples where baby or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • grandparents often pamper the children
  • Let's not mollycoddle our students!

Synonyms for baby in the sense of this definition

(baby is a kind of ...) interact in a certain way

"Do right by her" "Treat him with caution, please" "Handle the press reporters gently"

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