wellborn

adjective well·born \ ˈwel-ˈbȯrn \

Definition of wellborn

: born of noble or wealthy lineage

Examples of wellborn in a Sentence

  1. the wellborn men among the colonists had no experience with physical labor

First Known Use of wellborn

before 12th century

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Definition of wellborn for English Language Learners

  • : coming from a noble, important, or wealthy family



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