a breed apart

Definition of a breed apart

  1. :  more special than others of the same kind Those athletes are a breed apart.

Word by Word Definitions

breedplay
  1. :  to produce (offspring) by hatching or gestation

    :  beget

    :  produce, engender

  1. :  a group of usually domesticated animals or plants presumably related by descent from common ancestors and visibly similar in most characters

    :  a number of persons of the same stock (see 1stock 5b(1))

    :  class, kind

apartplay
  1. :  at a little distance

    :  away from one another in space or time

    :  as a separate unit :  independently

  1. :  separate, isolated

    :  holding different opinions :  divided


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