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sitter

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sitter

  1. a girl or woman employed to care for a young child or children <we'll be going to the movie if we can get a sitter for the kids> Synonyms babysitter, dry nurse, nanny (also nannie), nursemaid, nurser, nurseRelated Words amah, ayah; au pair, bonne; mammy; duenna, fraulein, governess, mademoiselle




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