Definition of babyhood in English:

babyhood

noun

  • See baby

    • ‘A boy's first haircut is an event, a non-biological marker of movement from babyhood into childhood.’
    • ‘I have long since given up cigarettes again, apart from a very occasional rollie, but I still miss standing outside on the cold moonlit nights, or maybe I miss my son's babyhood.’
    • ‘‘The pictures of my pregnancy and my daughter's babyhood were destroyed,’ says Fuentes.’
    • ‘The strange thing is, I don't really remember any of my children's babyhoods, but I remember her.’
    • ‘The baby will come into the world, perhaps kicking and screaming, but babyhood will only be the beginning of a continuing process of growth and change.’

Pronunciation

babyhood

/ˈbeɪbɪhʊd/