Definition of hypnobirthing in US English:

hypnobirthing

noun

  • A method of managing pain and anxiety during childbirth, involving various therapeutic relaxation techniques, such as deep breathing and visualization.

    ‘the hypnobirthing worked all through my labor’

Origin

1990s: from hypno- + birthing.

Pronunciation

hypnobirthing

/ˈhɪpnoʊˌbərθɪŋ//ˈhipnōˌbərTHiNG/