truebred


truebred
/trooh"bred"/, adj.
1. marked by qualities of good breeding and education; well-bred.
2. thoroughbred or purebred: a truebred Lippizaner.
[1590-1600; TRUE + BRED]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • truebred — [tro͞o′bred′] adj. 1. WELL BRED 2. PUREBRED …   English World dictionary

  • truebred — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective : purebred; also : thoroughgoing * * * /trooh bred /, adj. 1. marked by qualities of good breeding and education; well bred. 2. thoroughbred or purebred: a truebred Lippizaner. [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • truebred — true•bred [[t]ˈtruˈbrɛd[/t]] adj. ahb. thoroughbred or purebred • Etymology: 1590–1600 …   From formal English to slang


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