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family way

noun
1.
family (def 18).
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800
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Examples from the web for family way
  • Simply being able to walk safely is a fun family way to get started.
  • After about six months, they discharge her and she comes home and is in a family way again in a few months.
  • His lady fair is anxious for marriage and is in a family way but loath to tell her lover.
Contemporary definitions for family way
noun

the state of being pregnant

Word Origin

1796-1801

Usage Note

informal

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Word Value for family

14
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