inbred

  • 1 Inbred — In bred , a. Bred within; innate; as, inbred worth. Inbred sentiments. Burke. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 inbred — inbred. См. инбредный. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 3 inbred — I adjective absorbed, acquired, born, congenital, connate, deep rooted, engrafted, genetic, hereditary, implicit, inborn, inculcated, indigenous, ingenerate, ingrained, inherent, inherited, innate, instilled, integral, intrinsic, native, natural… …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 inbred — (adj.) 1590s, native, also inherent by nature, from IN (Cf. in) + BRED (Cf. bred). The genetic sense is from 1892 (Cf. INBREEDING (Cf. inbreeding)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 inbred — *innate, inborn, congenital, hereditary, inherited Analogous words: ingrained, inherent, constitutional, intrinsic: deep rooted, deep seated, inveterate, confirmed, chronic Contrasted words: infused, imbued, inoculated (see INFUSE) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 inbred — ► ADJECTIVE 1) produced by inbreeding. 2) existing from birth; congenital …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 inbred — [in′bred΄] adj. [pp. of INBREED] 1. innate or deeply instilled 2. bred from closely related parents; resulting from inbreeding SYN. INNATE …

    English World dictionary

  • 8 inbred — [[t]ɪ̱nbre̱d[/t]] 1) ADJ Inbred means the same as inborn. She had that inbred politeness, it was a part of her. ...behaviour patterns that are inbred. Syn: innate, inborn 2) ADJ: usu v link ADJ People who are inbred have ancestors who are all… …

    English dictionary

  • 9 inbred — adjective Date: circa 1592 1. rooted and ingrained in one s nature as deeply as if implanted by heredity < an inbred love of freedom > 2. [from past participle of inbreed] subjected to or produced by inbreeding Synonyms: see innate • inbred noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 10 inbred — 1. adjective a) bred within; innate; as, inbred worth. b) (often pejorative) having an ancestry characterized by inbreeding 2. noun An inbred individual …

    Wiktionary

  • 11 inbred — in|bred [ ın,bred ] adjective 1. ) existing or developing as a result of inbreeding: inbred aristocrats 2. ) existing from birth or as a result of manners that someone has learned from an early age: inbred courtesy …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 inbred — non·inbred; inbred; …

    English syllables

  • 13 inbred — UK [ˌɪnˈbred] / US [ˈɪnˌbred] adjective 1) existing or developing as a result of inbreeding inbred aristocrats 2) existing from birth or as a result of manners that someone has learned from an early age inbred courtesy …

    English dictionary

  • 14 inbred — inborn / inbred [adj] coming from birth; natural congenital, connate, connatural, constitutional, deep seated, essential, hereditary, inbred, indigenous, indwelling, ingenerate, ingrained, inherent, inherited, innate, instinctive, intrinsic,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 Inbred — Inbreed In*breed , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Inbred}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Inbreeding}.] [Cf. {Imbreed}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To produce or generate within. Bp. Reynolds. [1913 Webster] To inbreed and cherish . . . the seeds of virtue. Milton. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 inbred — /in bred /, adj. 1. naturally inherent; innate; native: her inbred grace. 2. resulting from or involved in inbreeding. [1585 95; ptp. of INBREED] Syn. 1. inborn, constitutional, instinctive. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 17 inbred — in|bred [ˌınˈbred] adj 1.) produced by inbreeding 2.) having developed as a natural part of your character ▪ inbred ambition …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 inbred — adjective 1 having developed as a natural part of your character: an inbred responsiveness to music 2 produced by inbreeding …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 inbred — in•bred [[t]ˈɪnˈbrɛd[/t]] adj. 1) naturally inherent; innate: an inbred grace[/ex] 2) resulting from or involved in inbreeding • Etymology: 1585–95 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 inbred — /ˈɪnbrɛd/ (say inbred) adjective 1. bred within; innate; native. 2. resulting from or involved in inbreeding …

    Australian English dictionary