word du jour: Knocked-Up

According to Merriam Webster’s learner’s dictionary (and everyone else in this country besides Todd Palin) “knocked-up” means PREGNANT not RAPED: knock up [phrasal verb] 1 knock (someone) up or knock up (someone) informal a chiefly US impolite : to make (someone) pregnant ▪ She got knocked up. [=she got pregnant] b Brit : to wake … More word du jour: Knocked-Up