(a) bun in the oven


(a) bun in the oven
• meaning pregnant. eg "Did you know she's got a bun in the oven ?".

Londonisms dictionary. 2014.

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  • bun in the oven — I Australian Slang pregnant II Kiwi (New Zealand Slang) pregnant (also see) …   English dialects glossary

  • bun in the oven — pregnant (also see) …   Kiwi (New Zealand slang)

  • bun in the oven, have a —  Be pregnant …   A concise dictionary of English slang


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