Since 2009, we have seen a sharp decline in this country in both marriage and childbearing.
Potential recruits are told their main role in the Islamic revolution will be through matrimony and childbearing, not martyrdom.
The women in her family die young from childbearing and harsh living.
So too, the child tax credit is very popular among Republican wonks who generally seem to approve of childbearing.
As Claire Cain Miller of The New York Times points out, “workplaces could be seen as paying women to put off childbearing.”
Nancy's recollections of plantation days were colored to a somber hue by overwork, childbearing, poor food and long working hours.
There are other cases in which marriage is right and childbearing may be wrong.
The painful throes of childbearing, deemed by physicians and the word of God to be very great, some nations make no account of.
The world is turning round and over and back to that one previous historical era when the aversion to childbearing was widespread.
Having a harder time in childbearing means a slower convalescence, a need for more rest and care.
childbearing child·bear·ing (chīld'bâr'ĭng)
Pregnancy and parturition.