Babysitting is the act of taking care of a child while the parents are away. It can be a fun and enjoyable experience, or it can be stressful and difficult.

  • She enjoyed babysitting because she loved spending time with her friends.

  • She hated babysitting because it was always so hard to find someone to watch the kids.

Definition of babysitting


the work of a baby sitter; caring for children when their parents are not home


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Example Sentences for babysitting

  • 1

    Babysitting can be quite tedious.

  • 2

    She enjoys crocheting and babysitting.

  • 3

    Annie and the boys are stuck babysitting a changeling.

  • 4

    She is constantly on the go and not available for babysitting.

  • 5

    Babysitting is for those who are new to learn the ropes.

  • 6

    Back at the office, babysitting printing and burning cds.

  • 7

    He is more fitted to babysitting the wolf cubs.

  • 8

    He played the oldest son in 'Adventures in Babysitting'.

  • 9

    In this part Morris awakens the sexuality of the boy that she is babysitting.

  • 10

    Shakespeare returns to the burrow, though, and takes over babysitting.