freeborn

play
adjective free·born \ˈfrē-ˈbȯrn\

Definition of freeborn

  1. 1 :  not born in vassalage or slavery

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or befitting one that is freeborn

13th Century

First Known Use of freeborn

13th century


FREEBORN Defined for English Language Learners

freeborn

play
adjective free·born \ˈfrē-ˈbȯrn\

Definition of freeborn for English Language Learners

  • : not born in slavery



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up freeborn? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the art of making engravings on wood

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ