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I think this is just me but...

Am I the only one who gets slightly annoyed with all the little shorter "cute" ways to say pregnant? IE: "Preggers" and "Prego"? I think pregnancy for me was the best time of my life (despite being HUGE and on bed rest) and I always felt giving it another name cheapened things a great deal.

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RoRoMommy

Asked by RoRoMommy at 3:31 AM on Aug. 26, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • I think you are overreacting to people trying to enjoy being pregnant in their own way. It is a word. Not even a swear word. If you must get offended get offended at the word *uck or Shi*.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:46 AM on Aug. 26, 2009

  • i only use preg. or prego. when typing something thats pretty long, and in that case I try and shorten as many words as possible.

    I dont use it in my day to day speech though
    Dom123123

    Answer by Dom123123 at 3:53 AM on Aug. 26, 2009

  • I'm with you! Especially when I first joined these types of forums.
    squish

    Answer by squish at 4:10 AM on Aug. 26, 2009

  • To Anonymous: I wasn't saying that I got offended, simply annoyed. You know, how a fly is buzzing and it annoys you but you let the fly buzz anyway? Yeah that, like I said SLIGHTLY annoyed.
    RoRoMommy

    Answer by RoRoMommy at 4:04 PM on Aug. 26, 2009

  • It annoys me to no end. :)
    jeremysmom04

    Answer by jeremysmom04 at 6:43 PM on Aug. 26, 2009

  • I find it annoying too! I agree with you!!
    ZanesMommy2008

    Answer by ZanesMommy2008 at 8:02 PM on Aug. 26, 2009

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