baby bump

noun

Definition of baby bump 

: the enlarged abdomen of a pregnant woman

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After sharing the baby announcement, Nielsen has continued to share updates on her growing baby bump. Karen Mizoguchi, PEOPLE.com, "Pregnant Brigitte Nielsen, 54, Says Husband Mattia Dessi, 39, Will Be a 'Great Papa' to Her Fifth Child," 17 June 2018 Unlike Beyoncé's Instagram-shattering picture in 2017, Cardi is wearing no clothes while flaunting her baby bump. Carl Lamarre, Billboard, "Cardi B & Offset Welcome Their First Child Kulture Kiari Cephus," 11 July 2018 Back in April, video footage appeared online of Tristan getting cosy with another woman, while Khloe had a baby bump that was ready to burst. Lucy Wood, Marie Claire, "The First Tristan Thompson and True Photo is Here, and It's Adorable," 25 June 2018 In the sweet shot, the actress shows a small sign of a baby bump in her printed tank dress while her singer beau gives her a kiss on the cheek. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Hilary Duff Is Pregnant with Her Second Child," 8 June 2018 And while Karlie Kloss sipped a café au lait while indulging in some leggy relaxation in Paris, Kate Hudson found her inner peace on a yoga mat, her restorative pose made memorable by a nearly full-term baby bump—and that lit-from-within glow. Calin Van Paris, Vogue, "The 10 Best Beauty Instagrams of the Week: Zoë Kravitz, Karlie Kloss, and More," 8 July 2018 The male models at Zhou's show sported prosthetic baby bumps under their looks, though some of their bellies saw the spotlight more than others. Kathleen Joyce, Fox News, "'Pregnant' male models steal the show at London Fashion Week," 12 June 2018 The 54-year-old actress and model recently posted photos of herself sporting a baby bump on her Instagram account. Lisa Respers France, CNN, "Brigitte Nielsen announces pregnancy at 54," 31 May 2018 Sporting a visible baby bump in a boho-chic dress, Hudson was joined by her two sons, Ryder and Bingham, and other friends and family in the post. Lisa Ryan, The Cut, "Kate Hudson Is Pregnant," 6 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of baby bump

2003, in the meaning defined above

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