noun, plural preg·nan·cies.
IS YOUR DESERT PLANT KNOWLEDGE SUCCULENT OR DRIED UP?
OTHER WORDS FROM pregnancypost·preg·nan·cy, adjective
Words nearby pregnancy
Example sentences from the Web for pregnancy
About one third of women have decided to have fewer children or delay pregnancy because of coronavirus, according to a survey of more than 2,000 women by the Guttmacher Institute, a research organization focused on reproductive health.The pandemic is making women reconsider when and if to have babies|Olivia Goldhill|September 1, 2020|Quartz
When the family turned themselves into Border Patrol, the mother’s pregnancy was near full-term and she began experiencing acute pain, according to the complaint.Border Patrol Sent a Newborn U.S. Citizen to Mexico|Maya Srikrishnan|July 10, 2020|Voice of San Diego
In the 1960s, for instance, researchers showed that women who smoked during pregnancy tended to have smaller babies.
Other studies also showed that smoking during pregnancy might harm growing babies.
After the op-ed, Nike changed its policy to ensure female athletes will not be “adversely impacted financially for pregnancy” for at least 18 months, CNN reported.
Valenti already had a daughter—a pregnancy that almost killed both mother and baby.Women Share Their Secret Abortion Stories For 1 in 3 Campaign|Brandy Zadrozny|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The news is being taken as confirmation that Kate is fully recovered from her pregnancy sickness.Why Prince George Won't Be Coming To NY and DC With Will And Kate|Tom Sykes|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Kate has made just a handful of public appearances since the announcement of her second pregnancy.
For many young women, pregnancy is a great excuse to take a break from the pressure to be fashionable.
The incompatibility between motherhood and tech, it seems, runs far deeper than the timing of pregnancy alone.Don’t Be Fooled by Apple and Facebook, Egg Freezing Is Not a Benefit|Samantha Allen|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The term "broke her leg" was used to convey the meaning of pregnancy.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States|Work Projects Administration
In 1783, being then twenty-six years old, she conceived a child; her pregnancy was to the pair a solemn joy.Seraphita|Honore de Balzac
Melancholia is more favorable than mania in pregnancy, but after labor mania gives the better prognosis.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation|Austin O'Malley
A long walk in the latter months of pregnancy should invariably be followed by a short hot bath or a foot bath.The Mother and Her Child|William S. Sadler
This subject of maternal impressions will come up for separate consideration in the discussion of pregnancy.The Physical Life of Woman:|Dr. George H Napheys