baby carrier

noun

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 Four hours later, the police department released surveillance video showing the man with the baby carrier walking down a street. NBC News, 27 Apr. 2022 As Fava’s pregnancy progressed, Basile practiced wearing an Ergo baby carrier filled with sacks of flour, to test whether his body could handle the weight, whether his skin could tolerate the pressure of the straps. Caitlin Gibson, Washington Post, 16 June 2022 One day, Eric’s wife, Rachael, came by our place with a baby carrier. Keith Gessen, The New Yorker, 6 June 2022 Abducted child Brandon Cuellar, surveillance image of a suspect walking with a baby carrier. CBS News, 28 Apr. 2022 One of the suspects was recorded in surveillance video holding a baby carrier, Joseph said. NBC News, 27 Apr. 2022 Police also released video of the suspect walking while holding the baby carrier. Los Angeles Times, 25 Apr. 2022 The baby carrier is black in color with a white blanket. Tim Stelloh, NBC News, 26 Apr. 2022 Camarillo said earlier this week that the male suspect, who has since been identified as Portillo, brought a baby carrier to the apartment, suggesting the kidnapping was planned. CBS News, 27 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of baby carrier

1880, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of baby carrier was in 1880

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Last Updated

11 Aug 2022

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“Baby carrier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baby%20carrier. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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