visit from the stork

visit from the stork

Fig. a birth. (According to legend, babies are brought to their parents by a stork.) I hear that Maria is expecting a visit from the stork. The young couple had a visit from the stork.
See also: stork, visit

visit from the stork

n. the birth of a baby. The last visit from the stork was in March.
See also: stork, visit
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WHAT started as a stomach ache for a 60- year- old woman, turned out to be a completely unannounced visit from the stork instead.
I will be sad to leave, but fingers crossed the parentals will get a return visit from the stork (aka Petri dish fairy) at some point in the not-too-distant, so I'll still be able to pop in now and again to keep in touch with the guys there.
Many are opting for a safe and supervised home birth as a way to control the cost and stress of a visit from the stork.
And now, at the recent grand opening for the SLS hotel in Los Angeles, Dupri said that Jackson was doing fine post-illness, and also dodged questions about a prospective visit from the stork.
In other Pedro blessings, Beardo and his lovely wife, Cara, are expecting a visit from the stork sometime this year.
JUST months after getting married, American millionaire and reality TV star Donald Trump is to be a father again Donald's latest wife, supermodel Melania Knauss, is expecting a visit from the stork sometime in the spring, the New York Post reports.
SHARLEEN SPITERI As the Scottish lassie's soon to be expecting a visit from the stork, and daddy, Ashley Heath, is editorial director of The Face, Sharleen must surely be busy buying Maharishi baby combats and inviting Rocco round for tea.
But seriously, anyone hoping for a visit from the stork will benefit from the advice in this book, which combines both holistic and conventional approaches to conception and pregnancy.