Definition of hypnobirthing in English:

hypnobirthing

noun

mass noun
  • A method of managing pain and anxiety during childbirth that involves the use of deep breathing, visualization, and other relaxation techniques of a type used in hypnosis.

    ‘the hypnobirthing worked all through my labour’

Origin

1990s: from hypnosis + birthing.

Pronunciation

hypnobirthing

/ˈhɪpnə(ʊ)bəːθɪŋ/