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Pregnant and be pregnant - synonyms or related words



if a woman is pregnant, she has a baby developing inside her body



an expectant mother or father will soon be a parent of a new baby

be expecting (a baby)

to be pregnant



old-fashioned if a woman is carrying a child, she is pregnant

in the family way


heavily pregnant

a heavily pregnant woman has a very large stomach because her baby will be born soon

the patter of tiny feet

used for saying that someone is going to have a baby

up the spout

old-fashioned pregnant

have a bun in the oven

to be pregnant

heavy with child

an old way of saying that a woman is pregnant and her baby will be born soon



a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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