unbred
adjective Date: 1622 1. obsolete ill-bred 2. not taught ; untrained 3. not bred ; never having been bred <
an unbred heifer
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  • Unbred — Un*bred , a. 1. Not begotten; unborn. [Obs.] Thou age unbred. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Not taught or trained; with to. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 3. Not well bred; ill bred. [Obs.] Locke. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unbred — [unbred′] adj. 1. Archaic ill bred 2. untrained or uninstructed 3. not bred yet, as a filly …   English World dictionary

  • unbred — /un bred /, adj. 1. not taught or trained. 2. not bred or mated, as a stock animal; not yet bred: An unbred cow gives no milk. [1590 1600; UN 1 + BRED] * * * …   Universalium

  • unbred — “+ adjective Etymology: un (I) + bred, past participle of breed 1. obsolete : unborn 2. obsolete : not well bred …   Useful english dictionary

  • unbred — adjective /ʌnˈbrɛd/ Untaught or untrained …   Wiktionary

  • unbred — adj. not bred; uneducated, rude …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unbred — 1) burden 2) burned …   Anagrams dictionary

  • unbred — un·bred …   English syllables

  • unbred — un•bred [[t]ʌnˈbrɛd[/t]] adj. 1) not taught or trained 2) ahb. not mated, as a stock animal • Etymology: 1590–1600 …   From formal English to slang

  • Discourtesy — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Discourtesy >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 discourtesy discourtesy Sgm: N 1 ill breeding ill breeding Sgm: N 1 ill manners ill manners bad manners ungainly manners Sgm: N 1 insuavity insuavity Sgm: N 1 uncourteousness …   English dictionary for students

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