What does the word pregnant mean?

Usage examples for pregnant

  1. The Reformation was mainly a religious movement, but it was pregnant with philosophy and the arts. – Leading Articles on Various Subjects by Hugh Miller
  2. And how she had stood spellbound, enveloped in the mighty volume of sound no longer discordant, but full of great, pregnant melody, until the white ball burst upon the tower of the Times Building, showing the bright figures 1919. The new year had not been many minutes old when Glenn Kilbourne had told her he was going West to try to recover his health. – The Call of the Canyon by Zane Grey
  3. All Moorish songs are sad and thrilling, fateful and pregnant with unrest and with forebodings. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens