HyperDic: give_birth

English > 2 senses of the expression give birth:
VERBbodygive birth, deliver, bear, birth, havecause to be born
creationgive birthcreate or produce an idea
English > give birth: 2 senses > verb 1, body
MeaningCause to be born.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsdeliver, bear, birth, have
EntailsconceiveBecome pregnant
Entailed bylabor, labourUndergo the efforts / efforts of childbirth
lie inBe in confinement for childbirth
Narrowercalve, have youngbirth
cubgive birth to cubs
dropgive birth
farrow, piggive birth
fawnHave fawns
foalgive birth to a foal
have a bun in the oven, bear, carry, gestate, expectBe pregnant with
kittenhave kittens
lambgive birth to a lamb
littergive birth to a litter of animals
twingive birth to twins
whelp, pupbirth
Broaderproduce, bring forthbring forth or yield
Similar tohave a bun in the oven, bear, carry, gestate, expectBe pregnant with
Spanishalumbrar, dar a luz, entregar, nacer, parir, tener, traer al mundo
Catalandonar a llum, entregar, parir
English > give birth: 2 senses > verb 2, creation
Meaningcreate or produce an idea.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Broadercreate by mental act, create mentallyCreate mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands
Spanishparir
Catalanparir

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