Meaning of labour pain in English:

labour pain


(US labor pain)
  • A recurrent pain felt by a woman during childbirth.

    ‘she began having strong labour pains on Friday’
    • ‘Controlled, rhythmic breathing has been found to be relaxing by women dealing with labour pain.’
    • ‘Three miles into the journey she was seized with labour pains.’
    • ‘At around 11 in the morning, she was said to have started experiencing labour pains in the kitchen.’
    • ‘She reached her neighbourhood clinic late in the evening with labour pains.’
    • ‘Using water as a way to ease birth and labour pains is very popular.’