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well-bred

well-bred

 
pronunciation:
wel bred
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Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: showing good upbringing; polite and considerate.
synonyms:
cultured, genteel, polite, well-mannered
antonyms:
ill-bred, ill-mannered
similar words:
aristocratic, courteous, cultivated, elegant, gallant, gentle, gentlemanly, gracious, ladylike, mannerly, refined, respectable, thoroughbred, urbane, well-behaved
definition 2: of animals, having a desirable pedigree.
synonyms:
purebred, thoroughbred
similar words:
pedigreed, pure
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