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pregnant


pregnant

adjective

Definition of PREGNANT

1
containing unborn young within the body <we only realized that our cat had been pregnant when she unexpectedly delivered three kittens>
Phrases with child, with young
Antonyms nonpregnant
2
clearly conveying a special meaning (as one's mood) <a pregnant silence followed the ill-advised attempt at humor>
Antonyms unexpressive

February 27, 2015
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