pregnancy test


: a medical test to see if a woman is pregnant

Examples of pregnancy test in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Lisa had discovered that her pregnancy test came back positive—making for a jaw-dropping cliffhanger. Lexi Lane, Men's Health, 23 Aug. 2023 Related Story 13 Early Signs Of Pregnancy To Know When is the best time during your cycle to take a pregnancy test? Korin Miller, Women's Health, 11 Aug. 2023 During a 2018 episode, Snooki said she was disappointed when one pregnancy test came back negative. Tabitha Britt, Peoplemag, 10 Aug. 2023 How to Take the Most Accurate Pregnancy Test at Home Here are some tips for increasing the accuracy of your pregnancy test: Check the pregnancy test's expiration date before using it. Nicole Harris, Parents, 2 Aug. 2023 Rodríguez, who arrived at the meeting point in her Kia Forte, got inside Verdejo’s car and showed him her positive pregnancy test, Cádiz Martínez said in court. Andrea Salcedo, Washington Post, 29 July 2023 Always use the pregnancy test according to instructions. Nicole Harris, Parents, 2 Aug. 2023 So even though some people swear that a darker line on a pregnancy test means more hCG which means twins, that's not the case. Alesandra Dubin, Parents, 18 July 2023 But in early 2016, after days of a sore throat and nausea, a pharmacist forced Nkechi to take a pregnancy test. Krithika Varagur, Harper's Magazine, 10 July 2023 See More

These examples are programmatically compiled from various online sources to illustrate current usage of the word 'pregnancy test.' Any opinions expressed in the examples do not represent those of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback about these examples.

Dictionary Entries Near pregnancy test

Cite this Entry

“Pregnancy test.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

Medical Definition

pregnancy test

: a physiological test to determine the existence of pregnancy in an individual
Last Updated: - Updated example sentences
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!