[ chahyl-ding ]
/ ˈtʃaɪl dɪŋ /
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bearing children; pregnant.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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Example sentences from the Web for childing
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