noun (plural mothers-to-be)
A woman who is expecting a baby.
- Something that I feel is important about being a mother is telling other mothers or mothers-to-be what it is really like.
- Our courts are in such a rush to jail mothers and mothers-to-be that no thought is given to the devastating effect this has on families.
- First of all, in case there are any mothers-to-be or mothers still smoking out there, stop now.
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