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English definition of “expectant”

expectant

adjective [before noun] (PREGNANT)    /ɪkˈspek.tənt/
describes a woman who is pregnant or a man whose partner is pregnant: expectant mothers/fathers/couplesPregnancyBirth
(Definition of expectant adjective (PREGNANT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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