Definitions for upbringingˈʌpˌbrɪŋ ɪŋ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the care and training of children or a particular type of such care and training.
Origin of upbringing:
properties acquired during a person's formative years
breeding, bringing up, fostering, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing(noun)
helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
"they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"
The traits acquired during one's childhood training
The raising or training of a child.
Through her upbringing, Mildred's father had carefully programmed her to expect very little from life.
Translations for upbringing
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(an example of) the process of bringing up a child
He had a stern upbringing.
- opvoeding, opbringingAfrikaans
- تَرْبِيَه، تَنْشِئَهArabic
- educaçãoPortuguese (BR)
- die ErziehungGerman
- (fel)nevelés (gyereké)Hungarian
- روزنه، وده وركونه، ودنهPashto
- yetiş(tir)me, terbiyeTurkish
- 養育Chinese (Trad.)
- تربيت، پرورشUrdu
- sự giáo dục, dạy dỗVietnamese
- 养育Chinese (Simp.)
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