adjective Date: 1587 produced at home ; indigenous

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  • homebred — [hōm′bred΄] adj. 1. bred or reared at home; domestic; native 2. not cultivated, polished, or sophisticated; crude …   English World dictionary

  • homebred — /hohm bred /, adj. bred or raised at home; native; indigenous; domestic. [1580 90; HOME + BRED] * * * …   Universalium

  • homebred — adjective /ˈhoʊmˌbɹɛd/ homeborn, raised in the home …   Wiktionary

  • homebred — adj. made at home; local; indigenous, native …   English contemporary dictionary

  • homebred — adj 1. domestic, domiciliary, internal, interior; native, natural, natal, indigenous, aboriginal, autochthonous, autochthonal, autochthonic; homespun, homegrown, homemade, home born, home raised, native grown. 2. unpolished, unsophisticated,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • homebred — home•bred [[t]ˈhoʊmˈbrɛd[/t]] adj. agr. bred or produced at home; native …   From formal English to slang

  • homebred — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective 1. : homeborn 2. archaic : having little experience outside the home : unsophisticated * * * /hohm bred /, adj. bred or raised at home; native; …   Useful english dictionary

  • οἰκοτραφῆ — οἰκοτραφής homebred neut nom/voc/acc pl (attic epic doric) οἰκοτραφής homebred masc/fem/neut nom/voc/acc dual (doric aeolic) οἰκοτραφής homebred masc/fem acc sg (attic epic doric) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • On Trust — Sire Alibhai Grandsire Hyperion Dam Torch Rose Damsire Torchilla Sex Stallion Foaled …   Wikipedia

  • homespun — adj 1. home woven, home loomed; homemade, home manufactured, home produced, home worked, home wrought; self made, hand made, hand crafted; hand knitted, hand woven, hand stitched. 2. plain, simple, modest, unpretentious, unpretending, unaffected …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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