highbred

[ hahy-bred ]
/ ˈhaɪˌbrɛd /

adjective

of superior breed.
characteristic of superior breeding: highbred manners.

Nearby words

  1. high-wrought,
  2. highball,
  3. highbinder,
  4. highborn,
  5. highboy,
  6. highbrow,
  7. highbush blueberry,
  8. highbush cranberry,
  9. highbush huckleberry,
  10. highchair

Origin of highbred

First recorded in 1665–75; high + bred

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