a baby carriage.
François [frahn-swa] /frɑ̃ˈswa/ (Show IPA), (“Papa Doc”) 1907–71, Haitian physician and dictator: president 1957–71. his son, Jean-Claude [zhahn-klohd] /ʒɑ̃ˈkloʊd/ (Show IPA), (“Baby Doc”) born 1951, Haitian political leader: president 1971–86. Contemporary Examples “In this moment of pain and of mourning, I must assure you of my absolute solidarity,” Duvalier wrote. ‘Baby Doc’ Speaks Eric Pape […]
- Baby doll
a doll, especially one resembling a human baby. Often, baby dolls. Also called baby doll nightgown, baby doll pajamas. a garment for women or girls consisting of a hip-length top of delicate fabric often decorated with ruffles, ribbons, or lace, with a matching panty, worn for sleeping. a short dress styled to resemble this. Contemporary […]
- Baby face
a face having a bland babyish or childish appearance, especially a plump, small-featured face unmarked by characteristic lines. a person having such a face. Contemporary Examples His wide blue eyes, baby face, and soft, mumbling voice are less pronounced than they are onscreen. Casey Affleck, Star of ‘Out of the Furnace,’ on His Hollywood Struggles […]
- Baby farm
a place that houses and takes care of babies for a fee. a residence for unwed pregnant girls or women that also arranges adoptions. Contemporary Examples “It was like they were making a baby farm or something,” Naomi Sisk told the Raleigh News and Observer. The ‘Black Hebrew’ Cult Murder Case Winston Ross April 17, […]