see\ the\ light\ of\ day


see\ the\ light\ of\ day
v. phr.
To be born or begun.

The children visited the old house where their great-grandfather first saw the light of day.

The party was a failure, and Mathilda wished her plan had never seen the light of day.


Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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