blessed event


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  • noun

Synonyms for blessed event

the live birth of a child

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Mothers danced incessantly in circles to express their happiness over the blessed event.
But he's got a great back catalog to choose from, a colorful life full of stories to tell and, if the blessed event occurs by then, he may even have pictures of niece Angelina Jolie's new twins.
Danehurst (Danehill - Miswaki Belle, by Miswaki) is a multiple Group-winning sprinter who was second in the Group 1 Golden Jubilee Stakes, while Testament (Darshaan - Blessed Event, by King's Lake) and Choirgirl (Unfuwain - Choir Mistress, by Chief Singer) are both from the family of Group 1 Pretty Polly Stakes winner Chorist.
When two people find each other, it is a blessed event, heterosexua] or otherwise.
One Last Thought: "When you live in the shadow of insanity, the appearance of another mind that thinks and talks as yours does is something close to a blessed event.
Allowing for the crimes and misdemeanors that are often committed in the name of angels by merchants and popularizers, today's angel phenomenon would seem to be a blessed event.
So when I learned there was going to be a birth on Star Trek: Voyager, I was filled with anticipation of the blessed event.
How did she learn about Roseanne Hammill's undated The Blessed Event, let alone the fact that it runs twenty minutes?
What else do dancers worry about while waiting for the blessed event to arrive?
A retired auxiliary bishop of Miami will lead the blessed event.
PHOENIX, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Church bells, white doves and floral bouquets are in abundance as wedding season approaches and to gear up for the blessed event, lingerie giant, Yandy.
Any parent will tell you the birth of any child is a blessed event.
The party was a play date for expectant mommies and those who have already had their blessed event.
However, Choir Mistress was a half-sister to Sacrament, a dual Group 2 winner at middle distances, also placed in the Irish St Leger, and she was the product of a good racemare, Blessed Event, who had been purchased by Cheveley Park during a season when she won the Listed Ballymacoll Stud Stakes and competed honourably at higher levels.
In India, the blessed event calls for a gift of gold jewelry.