nanny definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. nannies
- a child's nursemaid
- a person whose work is caring for a young child in the child's home
Origin: ; from Nan, diminutive of Ann(a)
nanny definition by American Heritage Dictionary
also nan·nienoun pl. nan·nies
A children's nurse.
Origin: Alteration of nana.
- nanˈny·ish adjective