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Equipment used for babies - synonyms or related words

baby buggy

noun

British

a light soft chair on wheels for a baby to sit in, that you push to take the baby somewhere. A baby buggy is more often called a pushchair or a buggy.

baby carriage

noun

American

a pram

buggy

noun

a light folding chair with wheels, used for pushing small children in

diaper

noun

American

a baby’s nappy

dummy

noun

British

a small plastic or rubber object that a baby sucks. The American word is pacifier.

feeding bottle

noun

a transparent plastic bottle with a small rubber teat on the top from which a baby or young animal drinks milk

layette

noun

a set of all the things that you need for a new baby, especially clothes

nappy

noun

British

a thick piece of soft cloth or paper fastened between a baby’s legs to catch solid and liquid waste. The American word is diaper.

nipple

noun

American

a teat on a baby’s bottle

pacifier

noun

American

a baby’s dummy

papoose

noun

a bag used for carrying a baby on your back

perambulator

noun

British

old-fashioned

a pram for a baby

pram

noun

a large object with four wheels that a baby can lie in while you push it around. The American word is baby carriage.

pushchair

noun

British

a small vehicle in which you place a small child to push them along

rattle

noun

a baby’s toy that rattles when it is shaken

sling

noun

a piece of cloth or a frame with a part that you tie round your neck, used for carrying a baby against your body

stroller

noun

American

a pushchair for small children

teat

noun

British

a piece of rubber or plastic fixed to a bottle, through which a baby sucks milk or juice

tit

noun

informal

a teat

walker

noun

American

a frame with wheels that supports a baby when it learns to walk

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