Definition of preggers in English:


Line breaks: preg|gers
Pronunciation: /ˈprɛgəz


informal , chiefly British
  • (Of a woman) pregnant.
    More example sentences
    • I know it really is important to look after your breasts when you're preggers - mastitis is an evil thing indeed.
    • I think it's an interesting option, actually, and one I'd probably go for if I found myself unexpectedly preggers and that option was available to me.
    • The same thing happened when I was at the animal hospital, too; two or three people got preggers there, sometime before I left.


1940s: abbreviation of pregnant + -ers.

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