Meaning of “pregnant” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈpreɡnənt/

B1 A pregnant woman has a baby developing inside her uterus:

to get pregnant
She's five months pregnant.

More examples

a pregnant pause/silence

a pause or silence full of meaning that is not said in words

(Definition of “pregnant” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)