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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 in a sentence

  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

Rhymes with baseborn

acorn, adorn, airborne, althorn, bass horn, bicorne, blackthorn, blue corn, boxthorn, broomcorn, buckthorn, bullhorn, careworn, Christ's-thorn, Dearborn, dehorn, dent corn, earthborn, einkorn, field corn, firethorn, firstborn, flint corn, foghorn, forewarn, forlorn, forworn, freeborn, French horn, green corn, greenhorn, hartshorn, hawthorn, highborn, hulled corn, inborn, inkhorn, krummhorn, leghorn, longhorn, lovelorn, lowborn, newborn, outworn, pod corn, popcorn, post horn, pronghorn, ramshorn, reborn, saxhorn, seaborne, self-born, shipborne, shoehorn, shopworn, shorthorn, skyborne, soilborne, stillborn, stinkhorn, suborn, sweet corn, tick-borne, timeworn, tinhorn, toilworn, tricorne, trueborn, twice-born, twinborn, unborn, unworn, wayworn, wellborn, well-worn, wind-borne


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