boughten store-bought
factory-made factory-made adj. made in a factory. Contrasted with {homemade}. [Narrower terms: {boughten, store-bought ; {mass-produced ] [WordNet 1.5]

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  • store-bought — adjective purchased; not homemade my boughten clothes a store bought dress • Syn: ↑boughten • Similar to: ↑factory made * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • boughten — bought•en [[t]ˈbɔt n[/t]] adj. chiefly dial. dial. sts store bought • Etymology: 1785–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • store — Synonyms and related words: Indian reservation, acceptation, acception, accommodate, accumulate, accumulation, acquiescence, afford, aggregate, amass, archives, armory, arsenal, assemble, assurance, assuredness, attic, backlog, bag, bank, bank on …   Moby Thesaurus

  • store — {{11}}store (n.) c.1300, that with which a household, camp, etc. is stored, from STORE (Cf. store) (v.). Sense of sufficient supply (of anything) is attested from late 15c. The meaning place where goods are kept for sale is first recorded 1721 in …   Etymology dictionary

  • boughten — /bawt n/, adj. Northern and North Midland U.S. Nonstandard. store bought. [1785 95; BOUGHT + EN3] * * * …   Universalium

  • store-boughten — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ dialect variant of store bought …   Useful english dictionary

  • boughten — [bôt′ n] adj. Dial. bought at a store and not homemade …   English World dictionary

  • factory-made — adj. made in a factory. Contrasted with {homemade}. [Narrower terms: {boughten, store bought ; {mass produced ] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mass-produced — factory made factory made adj. made in a factory. Contrasted with {homemade}. [Narrower terms: {boughten, store bought ; {mass produced ] [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • factory-made — adjective produced in quantity at a factory • Ant: ↑homemade • Similar to: ↑boughten, ↑store bought, ↑manufactured, ↑mass produced, ↑ready made …   Useful english dictionary

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