Synonyms of expecting in English:


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1‘his wife's expecting again’


pregnant, expecting a baby, having a baby, having a child, carrying a child


in the family way, expecting a happy event, eating for two, preggers, preggy, with a bun in the oven, with one in the oven

British in the club, in the pudding club, up the duff, up the spout, up the stick

North American knocked up

Australian preggo, clucky

dated in trouble, in pod

technical gravid, parturient

archaic with child, big with child, heavy with child, in a delicate condition, in an interesting condition, childing, on the way

rare impregnate