a/the happy event

the happy event

The birth of a child. I'm sorry I couldn't make it for the happy event, but I will be there to meet the little one soon!
See also: event, happy

happy event

the birth of a child. humorous
See also: event, happy

a/the ˌhappy eˈvent

(humorous) the birth of a baby: ‘When’s the happy event, then?’ ‘At the end of July.’
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