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Definitions of miscarriage



the expulsion of a fetus from the womb before it is able to survive independently, especially spontaneously or as the result of accident.

his wife had a miscarriage


stillbirth spontaneous abortion


an unsuccessful outcome of something planned.

the miscarriage of the project


failure foundering ruin ruination collapse breakdown thwarting frustration undoing nonfulfillment mismanagement

Examples of Miscarriages

his wife had a miscarriage

Synonyms of miscarriage


stillbirth failure abortion

2 Kings 2:19-21

Then the men of the city said to Elisha, "Behold now, the situation of this city is pleasant, as my lord sees; but the water is bad and the land is unfruitful." He said, "Bring me a new jar, and put salt in it." So they brought it to him. He went out to the spring of water and threw salt in it and said, "Thus says the LORD, 'I have purified these waters; there shall not be from there death or unfruitfulness any longer.'"

Job 21:10

"His ox mates without fail; His cow calves and does not abort.

Psalm 58:8

Let them be as a snail which melts away as it goes along, Like the miscarriages of a woman which never see the sun.

Job 3:16

"Or like a miscarriage which is discarded, I would not be, As infants that never saw light.

Hosea 9:14

Give them, O LORD--what will You give? Give them a miscarrying womb and dry breasts.

Exodus 21:22-23

"If men struggle with each other and strike a woman with child so that she gives birth prematurely, yet there is no injury, he shall surely be fined as the woman's husband may demand of him, and he shall pay as the judges decide. "But if there is any further injury, then you shall appoint as a penalty life for life,

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Miscarriages And Stillborn


"Or like a miscarriage which is discarded, I would not be, As infants that never saw light.