try for a baby

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of try for a baby

: to try to have a baby : to try to become pregnant
  • They have been trying for a baby for several years.

Word by Word Definitions

try play
  1. : to make an attempt

  2. : to make an attempt at

  3. : to put to test or trial

  1. : an experimental trial : attempt

  2. : a play in rugby that is similar to a touchdown in football, scores usually five points, and entitles the scoring side to attempt a placekick at the goal for additional points

baby play
  1. : an extremely young child

  2. : an extremely young animal

  3. : the youngest of a group

  1. : of, relating to, or being an extremely young child

  2. : much smaller than the usual

  1. : to tend to indulge with often excessive or inappropriate care and solicitude

  2. : to use or treat with care


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