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  • ...Baby One More Time ( Britney Spears album and song )
  • A Portrait Of The Artist As A Young Man ( James Joyce book )
  • A child is an island of curiosity surrounded by a sea of question marks ( Shell advertising slogan )
  • A ministering angel shall my sister be ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • A still small voice
  • Absent parent
  • Action Man ( children's male doll ) ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • After The Gold Rush ( Neil Young song )
  • All children, except one, grow up ( the opening line of Peter Pan )
  • All creatures great and small
  • All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way ( the opening line of Anna Karenina )
  • Alma Mater ( the school or college from which a person has graduated )
  • Am I my brother's keeper?
  • And baby makes three
  • And shining morning face, creeping like a snail unwillingly to school
  • Angry young man ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • As easy as taking candy from a baby
  • As helpless as a baby
  • As small as the hairs on a gnat's bollock
  • As smooth as a baby's bottom
  • Attila the Nun ( Nickname of Sister Agnes ( Priscilla Lopez ) )
  • Baby Braves ( Nickname of a group of Atlanta Braves )
  • Baby Bull ( Nickname of baseball player Orlando Cepeda )
  • Baby Cakes ( Nickname of Cliff Huxtable ( Bill Cosby ) )
  • Baby Doc ( Nickname of Jean Claude Duvalier )
  • Baby Doll ( Nickname of boxer Elena Reid )
  • Baby Girl ( Nickname of boxer Leatitia Robinson )
  • Baby Gramps ( Nickname of basketball player Greg Oden )
  • Baby I Need Your Loving ( Four Tops song )
  • Baby Jordan ( Nickname of basketball player Harold Miner )
  • Baby Love ( The Supremes song )
  • Baby Please Don't Go ( Muddy Waters song )
  • Baby Shaq ( Nickname of Sofoklis Schortsanitis )
  • Baby You're A Rich Man ( The Beatles song )
  • Baby blues ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Baby boomer ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Baby brain ( forgetfulness caused by lack of sleep when caring for a newborn )
  • Baby bunting
  • Baby face
  • Baby father ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Baby grand
  • Baby needs new shoes
  • Baby on board
  • Baby shower
  • Baby snatcher
  • Baby split
  • Baby steps
  • Baby you can drive my car ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Baby, you can park my car
  • Baby, you're the greatest. ( A catchphrase from The Honeymooners )
  • Back to school
  • Bean Burrito ( Nickname of basketball player Nick Young )
  • Beanpole family
  • Big Baby ( Nickname of basketball player Glen Davis )
  • Big Brother
  • Big Brother is watching you
  • Big fish in a small pool ( someone considered influential compared to their less significant peers )
  • Black sheep of the family ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Blood blister ( Cockney rhyming slang for sister )
  • Boston Tar Baby ( Nickname of boxer Sam Langford )
  • Bright young thing
  • Bringing Up Baby ( Cary Grant / Katharine Hepburn movie )
  • Brother Jonathan
  • Brum brum ( child's play idiom expressing the sound of a vehicle )
  • Charm school
  • Cheaper By The Dozen ( Steve Martin movie )
  • Child of God
  • Child's play
  • Childhood friend
  • Childhood memories
  • Childhood sweetheart
  • Children and fools tell the truth
  • Children should be seen and not heard ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Children's shoes have far to go ( Start-Rite Shoes advertising slogan )
  • Children, one is one, two is fun, three is a house full
  • Cinnamon Girl ( Neil Young song )
  • Come On Baby Light My Fire ( The Doors song )
  • Cry baby
  • Did I do that? ( A catchphrase from Family Matters )
  • Don't Worry Baby ( Beach Boys song )
  • Don't be such a baby
  • Don't sweat the small stuff
  • Drill, baby, drill
  • Dysfunctional family
  • Family fortunes
  • Family man
  • Family matters
  • Family ties
  • Family tree
  • Family values
  • Fourth Quarter Vince ( Nickname of American football player Vince Young )
  • Fruits of your loins
  • Get a gold star ( earn a merit point for doing well )
  • Get your family into Shape, without them even noticing ( St. Ivel Yogurt advertising slogan )
  • Give your baby something you never had as a baby. A drier bottom ( Pampers advertising slogan )
  • Glow Little Glow-worm ( children's nursery rhyme )
  • Gnat's bollock ( slang term for a very small unit of measurement )
  • Go West young man
  • Go and boil your head
  • Go and play in the traffic
  • Go with child
  • Good things come in small packages
  • Good things come in small parcels
  • Goodnight children everywhere ( A catchphrase from Uncle Mac )
  • Grapes, like children, need love and affection ( Almaden advertising slogan )
  • Greasy spoon ( a small cheap cafe selling fried food )
  • Happy Birthday To You
  • Hasta la vista baby ( A catchphrase from Arnold Schwarzeneggar ) ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • He ain't heavy, he's my brother
  • Head of the family
  • Heart Of Gold ( Neil Young song )
  • Heavy with child
  • Helicopter parent
  • Helpless Helpless Helpless Helpless ( Neil Young song lyric )
  • Hey, Soul Sister ( Train song )
  • How sharper than a serpent's tooth it is to have a thankless child?
  • I Think I Love You ( The Partridge Family song )
  • I'll Be Your Baby Tonight ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Ice, ice baby
  • In the family way
  • In your birthday suit
  • Is You Is Or Is You Ain't, My Baby? ( Louis Jordan song )
  • Is you is or is you ain't, my baby?
  • It's All Over Now Baby Blue ( Bob Dylan song )
  • It's a family affair
  • Keep it in the family
  • Lady Madonna, children at your feet ( Beatles song lyric )
  • Leave no child behind ( Political slogan )
  • Left holding the baby
  • Let's rock ( A catchphrase from Al Bundy In Married With Children )
  • Love child
  • Love in This Club ( Usher with Young Jeezy song )
  • Love's young dream
  • Many happy returns ( a toast given to someone on their birthday )
  • Maybe Baby ( Buddy Holly song )
  • Midnight's Children
  • Million Dollar Baby ( Hilary Swank / Clint Eastwood movie )
  • My Baby Left Me ( Elvis Presley song )
  • My arse ( A catchphrase from Royle Family )
  • Never tell tales out of school
  • New arrival ( colloquial term for a newborn baby )
  • Nick is for kids ( Nickelodeon TV channel advertising slogan )
  • No job too small
  • Not so young as you were
  • O Brother Where Art Thou ( A catchphrase from Ed Murrow and George Clooney movie title )
  • Old head on young shoulders
  • Old school
  • Old school tie
  • One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind ( Neil Armstrong quotation )
  • Only Love Can Break Your Heart ( Neil Young song )
  • Our children are not our children
  • Our survey says ( A catchphrase from Family Fortunes )
  • Paternal bonus ( a joke or theme added to a childrens programme aimed at adults )
  • Pepsi - for those who think young ( Pepsi advertising slogan )
  • Pester power
  • Problem child
  • Rock Your Baby ( George McCrae song )
  • Rock a bye baby on the tree top, when the wind blows the cradle will rock ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Rockin' In The Free World ( Neil Young song )
  • Runs in the family
  • Saturday's child works hard for a living
  • Saviour sibling ( a child born in order to provide a transplant for another with a fatal disease )
  • School dunce
  • School for scandal
  • School of fish
  • School of hard knocks
  • School of thought
  • School's out for summer
  • School's out forever
  • Second childhood
  • Seeing small business differently ( SBC Communications advertising slogan )
  • Selling the family silver
  • Shouldn't your baby be a Gerber baby? ( Gerber Products advertising slogan )
  • Sister Act ( Whoopie Goldberg movie )
  • Sister of mercy
  • Skin and blister ( Cockney rhyming slang for sister )
  • Sleep like a baby
  • Small beer
  • Small fortune
  • Small is beautiful
  • Small minded
  • Small potatoes
  • Small wonder
  • Small wonder ( Volkswagen advertising slogan )
  • Snowball Express
  • So Farley's, so good ( Farley's Baby Food advertising slogan )
  • Solutions for a small planet ( IBM advertising slogan )
  • Soul brother
  • Soul sister
  • Spare the rod and spoil the child
  • Spend more time with my family
  • Stranger danger
  • Strapping young man
  • Suffer the little children
  • Sunday school
  • Sunday's child is full of grace
  • Sweet Baby James ( James Taylor song )
  • Talk out of school
  • Talk to me, baby
  • Tell tales out of school
  • Test tube baby
  • The Adventure of the Priory School ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Bronx Zoo ( Nickname of Benjamin Harrison High School )
  • The Charlie Chaplin of Television ( Nickname of comedian Alan Young )
  • The Famous Five ( characters in Enid Blyton's series of children's book )
  • The God Of Small Things ( Arundhati Roy book )
  • The Man Child ( Nickname of Dwight Howard )
  • The Man with the Child in His Eyes ( Kate Bush song )
  • The Naughty Corner
  • The Parent Trap ( Hayley Mills movie )
  • The Royle Family ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Wind in the Willows ( children's book by Kenneth Grahame )
  • The Young Ones ( BBC comedy television series )
  • The Young Pretender ( Nickname of Charles Edward Stuart )
  • The child is father of the man ( from a poem by Wordsworth )
  • The family jewels
  • The family silver
  • The family that prays together stays together
  • The good die young
  • The next small thing
  • The night is young
  • The small screen
  • The still small voice of God
  • The wheels on the bus go round and round ( title of children's song )
  • The winner takes it all, the loser standing small ( ABBA lyric )
  • Think small ( Volkswagen advertising slogan )
  • Those whom the Gods love die young
  • Throw the baby out with the bathwater ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Thursday's child has far to go
  • Today the discriminating family finds it absolutely necessary to own two or more motor cars ( Buick advertising slogan )
  • Too Busy Thinking About My Baby ( Marvin Gaye song )
  • Trap and ball ( children's ball game )
  • Twas the night before Christmas - the children were dreaming of a Ford in their future - smart, swanky and gleaming ( Ford Cars advertising slogan )
  • Vicky Angel ( children's book by Jacqueline Wilson )
  • Voodoo Child ( Jimi Hendrix song )
  • War baby ( someone born during the war - especially the illegitimate child of a soldier )
  • We Are Young ( fun with Janelle Monae song )
  • We're Just One Big Happy Family ( Richard Hawley song )
  • We're just one big happy family
  • Wednesday's child has far to go
  • Wee small hours of the morning
  • Wet the baby's head
  • What Katy Did At School
  • Whatever Happened To Baby Jane? ( Bette Davis movie )
  • When the bough breaks the cradle will fall, and down will come baby, cradle and all ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Who loves ya baby? ( A catchphrase from Kojak )
  • Winnie the Pooh ( children's book by A A Milne )
  • With child
  • Women and children first
  • You Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby ( Bing Crosby song )
  • You can choose your friends but you can't choose your family
  • You're as young as you feel
  • You're only young once
  • You've come a long way, baby ( Virginia Slims Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Young Frankenstein ( Mel Brooks / Gene Wilder movie )
  • Young Thunder ( Nickname of Dwight Howard )
  • Young and sweet, only seventeen ( ABBA lyric )
  • Young at heart
  • Young fogey
  • Young turk
  • Young, Gifted and Black ( Nina Simone song )
  • Youth is wasted on the young

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