Definition of get someone with child in English:

get someone with child


  • Make a woman pregnant.

    • ‘Lucio's banter with two gentlemen is interrupted by Mistress Overdone's announcement that Claudio is being carried off to prison for getting Juliet with child.’
    • ‘She tricked your father back when he was still Dante Cleis, and had him get her with child.’
    • ‘Maybe if you had got her with child, you could have forced her into a marriage.’
    • ‘But since it is they who get us with child, don't you think they should cooperate?’
    make pregnant, get pregnant, inseminate, fertilize
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