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verb [intransitive/transitive] babysit pronunciation in British English /ˈbeɪbiˌsɪt/
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present tense
present participlebabysitting
past tensebabysat
past participlebabysat
  1. to look after children in their home while their parents are not there, especially in the evening

    I’ll ask my mother to babysit.

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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