Definition of baby weight in English:

baby weight


mass nouninformal
  • The extra weight gained by a woman during the course of pregnancy, in particular that remaining after the birth.

    ‘she thinks stars who lose their baby weight too quickly are setting an impossible standard for normal mothers’
    • ‘She is still carrying her baby weight.’
    • ‘It is normal for baby weight gain to slow around 4 months.’
    • ‘I guess people did say the baby weight would drop off once he started crawling.’
    • ‘Best time to lose the baby weight: within six months of giving birth.’
    • ‘For many women, the struggle to lose baby weight is so tough that the thought of getting pregnant again depresses them.’
    • ‘I still have about a stone of baby weight left to lose, I know it, and I see it when I look in the mirror.’
    • ‘I am completely surprised that I have lost all my baby weight.’
    • ‘She's a great role model, sticking to sensible eating plans and exercise to lose her baby weight.’
    • ‘I sat all summer waiting for the baby weight to disappear, with everybody telling me that it would.’
    • ‘We don't need to be told that it would be a great idea to lose that baby weight before getting pregnant again.’