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

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Among his favorites are the Reddit groups r/Daddit, where fathers share advice on things like story time and the best hiking baby carriers, and r/DadReflexes, with over 455,000 subscribers. Sarah Todd, Quartz at Work, "Why Alexis Ohanian tweets so much about fatherhood," 10 June 2019 Among the categories listed: rompers, shoes, dress-up costumes, cribs, changing mats, bed linens, baby carriers, diapers, diaper bags, strollers, car seats, bottles, breast pumps, pacifiers, baby formula, and ever so much more. Marci Robin, Allure, "Kylie Jenner Is Planning to Launch a Baby-Product Empire," 15 May 2019 As her $12,500 Fendi stroller and $625 Gucci baby carrier have shown us, Stormi Webster—6-month-old daughter of Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott—is already building quite the luxurious wardrobe. Zoe Weiner, Glamour, "Kylie Jenner Is Saving a Mini Hermès Birkin Bag to Give to Daughter Stormi," 15 Aug. 2018 With no baby inside, searchers followed a trail from the car of personal items that included baby formula, a diaper bag, children’s trivia cards, and eventually a baby carrier. Jeff Truesdell,, "Montana 'Miracle' Baby: Suspect Allegedly Buried Boy in Mountains Because He Was 'Very Heavy'," 11 July 2018 Pojoy adjusted the straps on Bernardethe’s baby carrier. Cindy Carcamo,, "At the border, mothers prepare to make an agonizing choice," 25 June 2018 Duckworth carried her newborn in a black baby carrier with a US Capitol Police sticker on it. Daniella Diaz, CNN, "Duckworth comes back to Senate with her baby on Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day," 26 Apr. 2018 Perhaps the only indication of Karp’s profession can be found upstairs, in his study, where there is a first-edition Dr. Spock and a cloth baby carrier from the Peruvian Amazon — a gift from Olivia Newton-John and her husband. Ruth Margalit, New York Times, "How Harvey Karp Turned Baby Sleep Into Big Business," 18 Apr. 2018 Destination Maternity also plans to expand into new products, including baby carriers, strollers, and other pre/post-partum items, according to the website. Erin Arvedlund,, "Shareholders vote in new (female) CEO at Destination Maternity: Marla Ryan," 23 May 2018

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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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