lose the baby

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of lose the baby

: to have one's baby die before being born or soon after being born
  • I was sad to hear that she lost the baby.

Word by Word Definitions

lose play
  1. : to bring to destruction

  2. : damn

  3. : to miss from one's possession or from a customary or supposed place

baby play
  1. : an extremely young child

  2. : an extremely young animal

  3. : the youngest of a group

  1. : of, relating to, or being an extremely young child

  2. : much smaller than the usual

  1. : to tend to indulge with often excessive or inappropriate care and solicitude

  2. : to use or treat with care


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