happy event


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happy event

n
informal the birth of a child
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.happy event - the live birth of a childhappy event - the live birth of a child    
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
live birth - the birth of a living fetus (regardless of the length of gestation)
Translations

happy event

n (euph) → lieto evento
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These successes seemed to promise a more happy event than that which followed them.
Collins and myself on this happy event, let me now add a short hint on the subject of another; of which we have been advertised by the same authority.
He recollected now many omens and presages of this happy event, some of which he had remarked at the time, but many more he now remembered; nor did he omit the dreams he had dreamt the evening before his meeting with Jones; and concluded with saying, "I always told your honour something boded in my mind that you would one time or other have it in your power to make my fortune." Jones assured him that this boding should as certainly be verified with regard to him as all the other omens had been to himself; which did not a little add to all the raptures which the poor fellow had already conceived on account of his master.
Rushworth spoke with proper smiles and dignity of its being a most happy event to her whenever it took place.
When the barbican was carried, the Sable Knight sent notice of the happy event to Locksley, requesting him at the same time, to keep such a strict observation on the castle as might prevent the defenders from combining their force for a sudden sally, and recovering the outwork which they had lost.
They returned to England a week since, in anticipation of a certain happy event, which will possibly increase the members of your family circle.
Later, when she was alone and had time to think, it was a passing grief to her that she would have to be silent, for a time, to Lilla on the happy events of that strange mission.
Claire House and The Hive have joined forces to hold a monthly Bee Happy event
Come as a large crowd to make it a happy event,' the announcement added.
The Duchess's mother Doria was today at the couple's home in Windsor to share the happy event.
24, will be larger than the previous two years' events, and local residents and foreign friends are all invited to come join in the fun of this happy event, Taipei's Department of Information and Tourism (TPEDOIT) said in a news release last month.
Someone who does not know the languages and the context might think that it's a happy event. But these are young, radicalized nationalists.