Baby-jumper

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Baby-jumper a seat suspended from the ceiling of a room by elastic straps, to enable a baby to jump
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Prob. imitative. See Babble.

Usage

In literature:

By the way, Peter how do your babies differ from the babies of your Cousin Jumper?
"The Burgess Animal Book for Children" by Thornton W. Burgess
Walking-chairs and baby-jumpers are injurious in this respect.
"Study of Child Life" by Marion Foster Washburne
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In news:

The Black Swan stunner wore sunglasses and a floral jumper strolling the beach town Saturday with her fiance Benjamin Millepied, who kept little Aleph close to his heart in a baby carrier.
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