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See definition of childbed on Dictionary.com
  • as inaccouchement
  • as inchildbirth

synonyms for childbed

  • birthing
  • childbearing
  • childbirth
  • delivery
  • labor
  • lying-in
  • parturition
  • accouchement
  • confinement
  • delivery
  • labor
  • lying-in
  • nativity
  • parturition
  • procreation
  • propagation
  • reproduction
  • travail
  • bearing children
  • blessed event
  • delivering
  • parturience
  • producing
  • visit from the stork
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How to use childbed in a sentence

His lady shortly after dying in childbed, to his credit he was re-chosen a fellow of the college before mentioned.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
Pillows, which had before been despised by the farmer and the trader as fit only "for women in childbed," were now in general use.
HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLEJOHN RICHARD GREEN
This is often observed in childbed, and sometimes even comes on during labor.
THE MATRON'S MANUAL OF MIDWIFERY, AND THE DISEASES OF WOMEN DURING PREGNANCY AND IN CHILDBEDFREDERICK HOLLICK
Close by, a Kaffir was digging a grave for a Zulu woman who had died in childbed.
LADYSMITHH. W. NEVINSON
Died in childbed a year later, me being at that time on my first voyage.
POISON ISLANDARTHUR THOMAS QUILLER-COUCH (Q)
The death took place within a year after their marriage, and was accelerated by childbed.
THE TOWNLEIGH HUNT
I was bakin' all night; but darn me if I kin put the screw onto babies, and women in childbed.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCE, VOL. 12, NO. 32, NOVEMBER, 1873VARIOUS
Childbed on the whole inclines to arousing the dormant inclination toward pulmonary consumption.
PROF. KOCH'S METHOD TO CURE TUBERCULOSIS POPULARLY TREATEDMAX BIRNBAUM
The following year I lost my wife in childbed of her first child, who died with its mother.
MEMOIRS OF MISS SIDNEY BIDDULPHFRANCES SHERIDAN
Isis began to usurp the functions of Juno Lucina, and women in childbed called upon her to deliver them.
THE CONFLICT OF RELIGIONS IN THE EARLY ROMAN EMPIRET. R. GLOVER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CHILDBED

  • birthing
  • childbearing
  • childbed
  • childbirth
  • delivery
  • labor
  • lying-in
  • parturition
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.