have a bun in the oven

Definition of have a bun in the oven

informal

  1. :  to be pregnant Rumor has it, she has a bun in the oven.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a sweet or plain small bread

    :  a round roll

    :  a knot of hair shaped like a bun

  1. :  load

ovenplay
  1. :  a chamber used for baking, heating, or drying


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up have a bun in the oven? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

Get Word of the Day daily email!