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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of birth.


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  • This will include announcements of the publication of new novels and anthologies, and new issues of magazines, webzines and blogzines, as well as information about new Sword and Sorcery magazines as they are birthed from the splashing foam.

    Archive 2010-03-01

  • Sword-and-sorcery is birthed from a different tradition from, say, high fantasy.

    The New Swords & Sorcery

  • My “baby,” who had such a difficult time being birthed, is disposed of.

    Bewitched, Bothered & Remaindered

  • Even their memory banks can no longer speak this word, for it was birthed from the breath of our warm bodies.

    365 tomorrows » 2005 » November : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day

  • That landmark title birthed a franchise that has been one of Nintendo's most famed.

    The Seattle Times

  • I finally 'birthed' the baby ... the newest largest edition of 'book repair for booksellers' now comes all the messy after birth parts like designing the cover, getting it to market and all that happy horseshit, like writing and rewriting the thing wasn't bad enough.

    size isn't everything

  • So when, I "birthed" a sourdough starter, the spawn of organic flour, water, and wild Idaho yeasts, it was really no surprise that Kent would want to name it.

    Meet Norton

  • Perhaps mainstream America would be happier if couples that can form unions but not marry would have children that are "birthed," or "whelped" or "emerge."

    David Goldstein: Inglorious Bastards

  • While the creature itself is "birthed" due to a chemical pollutant in the river, it is not presented as being a gigantic snarling beast.

    Archive 2007-02-01

  • Hence the explosion of my head, in which was "birthed" an idea that is as intelligent in its smartness as it is audacious in its nerve.

    Ellis Weiner: Try Me a River (of Revenue!)


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