Synonyms for family way

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She was in the family way by Rion, but hid—it as much as she could.

I ought perhaps to have told you sooner that she is in the family way.

Shooting is the quickest, but then hanging is more what I may call my family way of dying.

Should party be in family way an easy confinement may be expected.

May this pot of four half choke me, cried Costello, if she aint in the family way.

It began to be whispered that Mrs. Bassett was in the family way.

But during her papacy she became in the family way by a familiar.

This particular time grandmother Sylvia was in "family way" and that morning she began to pray as usual.

I stept down at my usual time, that it might not be known I had not been in bed; and gave directions in the family way.

I knew two of those nuns personally, and I knew them both far advanced in the family way, in their own country, when I left it.