Meaning of preggo in English:


Pronunciation /ˈprɛɡəʊ/


informal Australian, New Zealand
  • (of a woman) pregnant.

    • ‘my preggo sister had a sudden intense craving for ketchup’
    • ‘Might as well be pragmatic and just jump straight to the ugly preggo wear.’
    • ‘She is 6 months preggo and if the weather is dangerously hot, I know she won't be able to run it.’
    • ‘At first you thought him leaving his preggo girlfriend didn't seem like a big deal.’
    • ‘My brother now has it, which is worrying because his wife is preggo and I don't think my little niece can get any more sick.’
    • ‘If I don't get preggo soon I might go out and get another dog or something really crazy!’
    expecting a baby, having a baby, with a baby on the way, having a child, expectant, carrying a child


1950s abbreviation of pregnant + -o.