baby bust

a period of sharp decrease in the birthrate, as that in the U.S. after 1965.

Nearby words

  1. baby boomlet,
  2. baby broccoli,
  3. baby broker,
  4. baby buggy,
  5. baby bump,
  6. baby carriage,
  7. baby coach,
  8. baby daddy,
  9. baby doll,
  10. baby face

Origin of baby bust

1970–75, Americanism

Related formsbaby buster, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019