[ chahyl-ding ]
See synonyms for childing on
  1. bearing children; pregnant.

Origin of childing

A Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at child, -ing2

Words Nearby childing Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use childing in a sentence

  • If I was not childing, I could have had a room for him, but somehow I shall be lying-in in every room and all over the place.

    Miss Eden's Letters | Emily Eden