One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Give birth to something.‘why does Elsbeth not bring forth a child?’
supply, give, issue, furnish, lay out, come up with, dispense, bestow, impart, produce, yield, bring forth, bear, deliver, donate, contribute, pledge, advance, spare, part with, allocate, distribute, allot, assign, put forward, put up, proffer, present, extend, renderView synonyms
- ‘The other female brought forth a child covered with the small-pox.’
- ‘While she was great with child, she dreamed that she brought forth a babe bearing the mark of a Cross upon his breast’
- ‘They shall curse the mothers who brought them forth.’
- ‘She never conceived or brought forth a child.’
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