baby carrier


Definition of baby carrier

1 : a supporting device worn by an adult for holding an infant close to the torso
2 : a portable seat with a handle for carrying an infant

Examples of baby carrier in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For the littlest travelers who don’t yet need a plane seat, invest in a back-saving baby carrier like the Ergobaby 360, which can hold tykes that weigh between 12 and 45 pounds. Juliet Izon, Condé Nast Traveler, "9 Items That Make Flying Alone With Kids Less Stressful," 10 Mar. 2020 The doctor’s visit Graham arrived at her obstetrician’s Birmingham office with her daughter strapped to her chest in a flower-print baby carrier. Anna Claire Vollers |, al, "‘My worst nightmare’: Alabama mom lost custody of kids after seeking postpartum help," 26 Mar. 2020 Infantino baby carriers with the following four lot codes ending in 0619 and 0719 are the only products included in the recall. Jazmin Goodwin, USA TODAY, "Baby product recall: Infantino recalls 14,000 soft infant and toddler carriers," 8 Feb. 2020 And there are icons of the feminine, images of items that connote domesticity, sexuality and beauty: crock pots, baby carriers, vibrators, vacuum cleaners, tampons, tweezers. Leah Ollman, Los Angeles Times, "Review: Don’t tell Elyse Pignolet to ‘calm down.’ How one artist answers sexism with a roar," 23 Oct. 2019 What Not To Buy In March: Baby Gear Car seats, strollers, baby carriers—the best sales on these essentials are usually much later in the year, but Burrow believes there will be decent pricing over the summer months, too. Elissa Sanci, Woman's Day, "The Best Shopping Deals In March," 28 Feb. 2020 On Wednesday morning's episode of TODAY, co-hosts Hager and Hoda Kotb discussed leaked paparazzi footage of Markle hiking on Vancouver Island with her son Archie strapped to her chest in a baby carrier. Kelsey Hurwitz, Woman's Day, "Jenna Bush Hager Defends Meghan Markle Against Mom-Shamers on 'TODAY'," 22 Jan. 2020 Fifteen minutes later a neighbor's security camera captures an image of Frazee and Kelsey with a baby carrier in front of Kelsey's door. CBS News, "The murder of Kelsey Berreth: What does Krystal Lee know about the Colorado mom's killing?," 5 Oct. 2019 The popularity of baby carriers has led to some parents using them in taxis and taxi alternatives. Washington Post, "Dealing with car seats while traveling abroad is tough. Here are some tips.," 11 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of baby carrier

1880, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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18 Apr 2020

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“Baby carrier.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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