Synonyms for lying-in
- act of God
- blessed event
- visit from stork
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LYING-IN
The number of the pregnancy affects the danger to be expected from lying-in.
The duration of labor also influences the mortality of lying-in.
It was wrong, she told Aaron, for an Amishwoman to have heathen midwives at her lying-in.
It is eight weeks since her lying-in, and she cannot yet stand upon her feet.
He took him then to the apartment of the lying-in woman, that he might view the child.
The man then went away, and left him with the lying-in woman.
A Lying-in Hospital is one of the appendages of this establishment.
The father took her in his arms and carried her into the lying-in room.
It was then for the first time since her lying-in that the old mother came to her.
There she betook herself with her child as soon as the days of her lying-in were over.