noun, plural preg·nan·cies.
Words nearby pregnancy
OTHER WORDS FROM pregnancypost·preg·nan·cy, adjective
Examples from the Web for pregnancy
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