rare breed

Definition of rare breed

  1. :  a relatively rare group Back then, stay-at-home dads were a rare breed.

Word by Word Definitions

rareplay
  1. :  marked by wide separation of component particles :  thin

    :  marked by unusual quality, merit, or appeal :  distinctive

    :  superlative or extreme of its kind

  1. :  cooked so that the inside is still red

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


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