a person who takes care of a child or children while the parents are out
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How to use baby-sitter in a sentence
Shooting a man for texting his babysitter from a movie theater.
Virtual Babysitter Who needs kid harnesses and leashes when you can slap a GPS on your pet and dog instead?
“She was a disaster, a terrible babysitter,” he says, laughing.'Daily Show' Creator Lizz Winstead Is the Queen of Calling Bullshit | Caitlin Dickson | December 23, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
She frequently entrusted Christopher to Styers, but he was hardly an ideal babysitter.
Her mother-in-law still cooks all the meals and serves as a backup babysitter.
I changed clothes to a suit from slacks, and went to the house of my babysitter.Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
It was now after school or this babysitter would not have been there, which brings us to 3:30 perhaps.Warren Commission (3 of 26): Hearings Vol. III (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy