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well–bred

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adjective \-ˈbred\

Simple Definition of well–bred

  • : having or showing good manners

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of well–bred

  1. 1 :  having or displaying good breeding :  refined

  2. 2 :  having a good pedigree <well–bred swine>

Circa 1589

First Known Use of well–bred

circa 1589

Rhymes with well–bred

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WELL–BRED Defined for Kids

well–bred

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adjective \ˈwel-ˈbred\

Definition of well–bred for Students

  1. :  having or showing good manners :  polite




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