noun[usually in plural]
- One of the recurrent pains felt by a woman during childbirth. Also called birth pang.More example sentences
- I have to say that taking a shower was the best way for me to deal with my labor pain.
- It is believed by Samoans to be a means of helping men appreciate the prolonged labor pains involved with childbirth.
- As Izumi's labor pains came quicker, Dr. Chambers administered the epidural anesthesia.