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preggers

[preg-erz] /ˈprɛg ərz/
adjective, Chiefly British Informal.
1.
pregnant1 (def 1).
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; preg(nant) + -ers
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  • Andy didn't tell anyone til after she was preggers, and apparently the board went ape.
British Dictionary definitions for preggers

preggers

/ˈprɛɡəz/
adjective
1.
(mainly Brit) an informal word for pregnant (sense 1)
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Contemporary definitions for preggers
adjective

pregnant; also called preggo

Usage Note

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Word Origin and History for preggers
adj.

1942, from pregnant (adj.1).

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Slang definitions & phrases for preggers

preggers

adjective

Pregnant: Meredith gets preggers by Jos (1942+)


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