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baseborn

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adjective base·born \-ˈbȯrn\

Definition of baseborn

  1. 1 :  mean, ignoble

  2. 2 a :  of humble birth b :  of illegitimate birth



Examples of baseborn

  1. <in the Middle Ages, a baseborn person simply had to accept his or her station in life>

  2. <a baseborn child who didn't even know his father's name>



1591

First Known Use of baseborn

1591


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