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1. nursemaid

noun. a woman who is the custodian of children.

Synonyms

  • mammy
  • woman
  • nanny
  • wet nurse
  • keeper
  • amah
  • adult female
  • wet-nurse
  • dry nurse
  • nurse

Antonyms

  • father
  • male parent
  • juvenile
  • male

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Example sentences of the word nursemaid


1. Noun, singular or mass
Because the ligaments in the elbows are not fully developed, there is a risk that the bones can slip out of place, resulting in a common injury known as nursemaid's elbow 2.

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