noun/nombre (plural babies)
- 1 1.1 (infant) bebé (masculine), niño, (masculine, feminine), bebe, (masculine, feminine) (Peru/Perú) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) , guagua (feminine) (Andes) I'm going to have a baby estoy embarazada, voy a tener un hijo or un niño I'm having a baby in May espero un niño para mayo she's having the baby at home va a tener el niño or a dar a luz en casa he cried like a baby lloró como un niño don't be such a baby! ¡no seas niño! to leave sb holding the baby (British English/inglés británico) cargarle* el muerto a algn [colloquial/familiar] to throw the baby out with the bathwater tirar las frutas frescas con las pochasMore example sentences1.2 (animal) cría (feminine)
More example sentences1.3 (youngest member) benjamín, (masculine, feminine)
- The ultrasound probe is used mainly for head scanning of newborn babies and young children.
- You know how to tell a boy baby from a girl baby without having to look at their genitalia?
- The quadruplets, two boys and two girl babies, are also Niloufer Hospital's first.
More example sentences1.4 (pet, concern) [colloquial/familiar] the campaign is her baby la campaña es su proyecto or su criatura
- Three capybaras have been born at the popular animal park and the babies are now delighting visitors as they lap up the autumn sunshine.
- And he accepted without censure that its impulse to slaughter the babies of other animals was entirely natural.
- She said a box with a mother rabbit, her four babies and another adult female were found by her husband Mike when making final checks by the main gate at 2am yesterday.
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- He was only 12 and the baby of the family as our other children have all grown up and left home.
- Thérèse had been the adored baby of her family, instructed every day by two elder sisters who proceeded her into the Carmelite convent in Lisieux.
- The Range Rover badge carries with it a lot of prestige and, while this is the baby of the family, it's still more desirable than anything from Japan.
- I believe it's your baby now but please do some more research.
- It's my baby so I don't really have any time for any other bands.
- Granted, it's his baby, and he can do what he wants with it, but he introduced it as an action/adventure entertainment show.
- 2 (girlfriend) (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) [colloquial/familiar], nena (feminine) [colloquial/familiar], chica (feminine); (as form of address/como título de cortesía) nena, cariño; (boyfriend) chico (masculine); (as form of address/como título de cortesía) cariñoMore example sentences
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- She was such a bright, vivacious person, my angel, my star, my baby.
- As for telling us to grow up and grow some hair, I'd love to, baby, I really would.
- I do love you baby.
- This is the only way you can purchase this baby at a discounted price.
- That's not his everyday car, it's his baby.
- I personally would not do it, simply because my laptop is my baby.
- 1.1 (infant) baby boy niño (masculine), nene (masculine), varón (masculine) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) baby girl niña (feminine), nena (feminine) my baby brother/sister mi hermanito/hermanita a baby bear un osito 1.2 (small) [clams/corn] pequeño
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In Spain, a ración is a serving of food eaten in a bar or cafe, generally with a drink. Friends or relatives meet in a bar or cafe, order a number of raciones, and share them.