Synonyms for babysitter

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I changed clothes to a suit from slacks, and went to the house of my babysitter.

It was now after school or this babysitter would not have been there, which brings us to 3:30 perhaps.

WORD ORIGIN

also baby-sitter, 1914, from baby (n.) + agent noun from sit (v.). Short form sitter is attested from 1937.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BABYSITTER

au pair

nounlive-in nanny

chaperon

nounperson who accompanies for supervision
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