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Gravid vs. Pregnant

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Gravidadjective

Pregnant; now used chiefly of egg-laying animals, or metaphorically.

Pregnantadjective

Carrying developing offspring within the body.

‘I went to the doctor and, guess what, I'm pregnant!’;

Gravidadjective

Being with child; heavy with young; pregnant; fruitful; as, a gravid uterus; gravid piety; - of animals as well as people.

Pregnantadjective

Expecting a baby together.

‘We are pregnant.’;

Gravidadjective

in an advanced stage of pregnancy;

‘was big with child’; ‘was great with child’;

Pregnantadjective

(comparable) Having numerous possibilities or implications; full of promise; abounding in ability, resources, etc.

‘a pregnant pause’;

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Pregnantadjective

Fertile, prolific (usually of soil, ground etc.).

Pregnantadjective

(obsolete) Affording entrance; receptive; yielding; willing; open; prompt.

Pregnantnoun

A pregnant woman.

Pregnantadjective

Being with young, as a female; having conceived; great with young; breeding; teeming; gravid; preparing to bring forth.

Pregnantadjective

Heavy with important contents, significance, or issue; full of consequence or results; weighty; as, pregnant replies.

Pregnantadjective

Full of promise; abounding in ability, resources, etc.; as, a pregnant youth.

‘Wherein the pregnant enemy does much.’;

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Pregnantadjective

Affording entrance; receptive; yielding; willing; open; prompt.

Pregnantnoun

A pregnant woman.

Pregnantadjective

carrying developing offspring within the body or being about to produce new life

Pregnantadjective

rich in significance or implication;

‘a meaning look’; ‘pregnant with meaning’;

Pregnantadjective

filled with or attended with;

‘words fraught with meaning’; ‘an incident fraught with danger’; ‘a silence pregnant with suspense’;

Pregnantadjective

(of a woman or female animal) having a child or young developing in the uterus

‘she was heavily pregnant with her second child’; ‘she was six months pregnant’;

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Pregnantadjective

full of meaning; significant or suggestive

‘a development pregnant with implications’; ‘a pregnant pause’;

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