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pregnant

adjective

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1 containing unborn young within the body
  • we only realized that our cat had been pregnant when she unexpectedly delivered three kittens

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2 clearly conveying a special meaning (as one's mood)
  • a pregnant silence followed the ill-advised attempt at humor

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  • unexpressive
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The first known use of pregnant was in the 14th century

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“Pregnant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pregnant. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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