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I Hate The Term Preggers

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    Pregnant/preggers

    Is "preggers" supposed to be an abbreviated form of "pregnant?" If it is, it is a stupid one. It has the same number of syllables and letters so it is not faster to say or write, and just sounds kinda vulgar.
    ViennaRose200 ViennaRose200 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 2, 2010

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    Uhhhh

    Preggers... What a horrible, horrible word!
    Tool88 Tool88 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 28, 2010

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    Whats Even Worse?

    Knocked up! Ugh! I hate the term hubby too. Too damn cutesy for me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 28, 2010

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