baby bottle


Definition of baby bottle

: a bottle with a rubber nipple used in supplying food to infants

Examples of baby bottle in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Inside this boombox purse, kids will find a Lil D.J. doll and accessories, including a pacifier and a baby bottle full of glitter. Fiona Tapp, CNN Underscored, "Black Friday Deals live now in Canada," 23 Nov. 2020 Bonus: baby bottle brushes ($3, Target) often come with a small scrubber designed to get into nooks and crannies, like the tight spaces on a travel mug lid. Alicia Chilton, Better Homes & Gardens, "How to Remove Coffee and Tea Stains from Mugs," 6 Nov. 2020 The motif continued with all the contestants' on-stage clues, from Serpent's baby bottle to Whatchamacallit's children's book. Rachel Yang,, "Masked Singer recap: Baby Alien blasts off, revealed to be former NFL quarterback," 15 Oct. 2020 Some baby supplies, such as pacifiers, baby bottle nipples, and small toys, can all be swallowed by pets and may require surgery to remove. Texas A&m University, Houston Chronicle, "PET TALK: Welcome home: Introducing a new baby to pets," 19 Sep. 2020 His 4-year-old brother, Fabian, emerged next to him, holding a package of toilet paper and an empty baby bottle. Kyung Lah, CNN, "Houston residents struggle as America's evictions crisis hits home," 2 Sep. 2020 Olson gave them a tour of the donation center’s infant room, which included a bin of brand-new baby bottles. Mary Divine, Twin Cities, "When a child is placed in emergency foster care, this group offers bottles, clothes and comfort. You can help.," 15 Dec. 2019 To test this hypothesis, Dunne and her colleagues analyzed ancient food residues trapped for centuries inside the porous ceramic interiors of three baby bottles excavated at sites in Germany. Megan Gannon, National Geographic, "What was in prehistoric baby bottles? Now we know.," 25 Sep. 2019 Among the other foodie motifs are baby bottles and fortune ‘cookies. Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, "In the galleries: Artists make use of Asian iconography via paper and sculpture," 31 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of baby bottle

1870, in the meaning defined above

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“Baby bottle.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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