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born

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of born

  1. 1 being such from birth or by nature <a born artist and largely self-taught, John Singleton Copley was producing accomplished portraits by the time he was in his late teens> Synonyms natural, congenitalRelated Words chronic, confirmed, habitual, incorrigible, ingrained (also engrained), inveterate, proper, regular, unreconstructed, unregenerate; constitutional, consummate; elemental, elementary, essential; connate, hereditary, inborn, inherent, innate, intimate, intrinsic, native; instinctual, intuitiveNear Antonyms cultivated, developed, trained; alien, foreign, unnaturalAntonyms nonnatural

  2. 2 belonging to a particular place by birth or origin <a born Texan and very proud of it> Synonyms aboriginal, autochthonous, native, domestic, endemic, indigenousRelated Words local, regional; originalNear Antonyms imported, introduced, transplanted; alien, exotic, foreign, strange; expatriate, immigrantAntonyms nonindigenous, nonnative




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