have a baby
This page is about the collocation have a baby
collocation pattern: verb + noun
to give birth to a baby
- My grandmother had all her babies at home.
- Are you having your baby in a hospital, or are you having a home birth?
Similar collocations in which "have" means "give birth to" are "have a daughter", "have a son" and "have a child". We can also say that dogs "have puppies" and cats "have kittens" when they give birth.
Where do most American women have their babies?
Contributor: Matt Errey