baby carrier

noun

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 In her social media feeds, Autumn Grace shares other travel tips for families including how parents can wear a baby carrier through TSA security checkpoints, and how a shoe organizer can also be a helpful storage device for long road trips. Michael Cappetta, Travel + Leisure, 12 Feb. 2024 Its new buyer Compass Diversified also owns the baby carrier brand Ergobaby; The Honey Pot deal closed on Jan. 31. Emma Hinchliffe, Fortune, 6 Feb. 2024 Old Native Arts and Unusual Antiques in Portland, for help in understanding the Quinault baby carrier. oregonlive, 5 July 2023 The inhabitants of the camper van are a family of three, including a mom, dad, and baby (in a baby carrier), and other accessories include a stove with teeny Lego food bricks for camping out. Sarah Bradley, Parents, 16 Nov. 2023 Been-there-done-that parents know that a solid and comfortable baby carrier is worth its weight in gold. Esther Carlstone, Parents, 11 Nov. 2023 Readers this month submitted an exceptionally diverse set of inquiries, ranging from a mid-20th century Quinault baby carrier from our Pacific Northwest to a 15th-century book leaf depicting Cleopatra. oregonlive, 5 July 2023 In the picture, Legend is using a baby carrier to hold Esti, who is kept close to her dad while looking outwards. Marisa Sullivan, Peoplemag, 9 May 2023 Adjustability: Choose a baby carrier that can be adjusted to suit your height. Bre Richey, Chicago Tribune, 20 Apr. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1880, in the meaning defined at sense 2

Time Traveler
The first known use of baby carrier was in 1880

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“Baby carrier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/baby%20carrier. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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