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upbringing

upbringing

noun up·bring·ing \ˈəp-ˌbriŋ-iŋ\

: the way a child is raised : the care and teaching given to a child by parents or other people

Full Definition of UPBRINGING

:  early training; especially :  a particular way of bringing up a child <had a strict upbringing>

First Known Use of UPBRINGING

1520

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