baby bump


Definition of baby bump

: the enlarged abdomen of a pregnant woman

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As if debuting her baby bump at the Oscars wasn't high-impact enough, Ritter shut down the red carpet at last night's premiere of Jessica Jones Season 3 with a mother-to-be beauty moment of appropriately preternatural prowess. Jessica Jones, Vogue, "Krysten Ritter Has a Superhero-Worthy Pregnancy Moment at the Jessica Jones Premiere," 29 May 2019 The 31-year-old actress actress added a cinched yellow bow highlighting her baby bump to the look. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "Blake Lively Just Revealed She's Pregnant With Baby #3 on the Red Carpet," 3 May 2019 But this year will be extra special, as viewers will also get a glimpse of her growing baby bump! Taysha Murtaugh, Country Living, "When Is Carrie Underwood's Baby Due?," 30 Sep. 2018 Duff wrote on Instagram Sunday, posting a photo of her growing baby bump while sporting a black two-piece bikini. Zoe Szathmary, Fox News, "Hilary Duff shows off baby bump in bikini snap during Hawaii vacation with son," 6 Aug. 2018 But clearly, the pictures of these two famous women after birth were much different—yes, Meghan had a still visible baby bump, but was manicured, made up, and wearing hose and a dress. Michelle Ruiz, Vogue, "Amy Schumer’s Post-Pregnancy Realness Is a Necessary Gift," 13 May 2019 While in New York City, the singer rocked a graphic t-shirt over her growing baby bump. Taysha Murtaugh, Country Living, "Here’s Proof That Carrie Underwood Is the Best-Dressed Pregnant Woman Ever," 7 Oct. 2018 And the actresses involved are making the announcements in a simple, direct way: by showing up on the red carpet with very visible baby bumps. Abby Gardner, Glamour, "Keira Knightley Is Pregnant—and the Way She Announced It Is Surprising," 3 May 2019 This hasn't been O’Connor’s first baby bump moment. Liana Satenstein, Vogue, "Is This Ridiculously Glamorous Schiaparelli Dress the Ultimate in Maternity Couture?," 22 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of baby bump

2003, in the meaning defined above

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