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baby
British English: /ˈbeɪbi/
American English: /ˈbeɪbi/

Translation of baby in Italian:

noun

  • 1 (child)
    neonato (masculine) (-a), bambino (masculine) (-a), bebè (masculine)
    newborn baby
    bambino appena nato o neonato
    to have a baby Baby Jesus she's the baby of the family
    è la più giovane o piccola della famiglia
    don't be such a baby! [informal]
  • 3 [informal] (pet project)the show, project is his baby
    (his invention) lo spettacolo, il progetto è una sua creatura
    (his special responsibility) lo spettacolo, il progetto è responsabilità sua

adjective before n

transitive verb

[informal] [pejorative]
  • 2 (treat as a baby)
    trattare come un bambino

Idioms

I was left holding the baby

[informal]
rimasi io con il cerino acceso in mano

to throw the baby out with the bathwater

[informal]
buttare via il bambino insieme con l'acqua sporca

smooth as a baby's bottom

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