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Princeton's WordNet

  1. well-bred, well-mannered(adj)

    of good upbringing

Wiktionary

  1. well-bred(Adjective)

    well-mannered and refined because of a good upbringing and education

  2. well-bred(Adjective)

    of good breed

Webster Dictionary

  1. Well-bred(adj)

    having good breeding; refined in manners; polite; cultivated

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of well-bred in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of well-bred in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of well-bred in a Sentence

  1. David Hume:

    Among well bred people a mutual deference is affected, contempt for others is disguised; authority concealed; attention given to each in his turn; and an easy stream of conversation maintained without vehemence, without interruption, without eagerness for victory, and without any airs of superiority.

  2. Tom Blair:

    Silence is one of the great arts of conversation, as allowed by Cicero himself, who says, 'there is not only an art, but an eloquence in it.' A well bred woman may easily and effectually promote the most useful and elegant conversation without speaking a word. The modes of speech are scarcely more variable than the modes of silence.

  3. Tom Blair:

    Silence is one of the great arts of conversation, as allowed by Cicero himself, who says, "there is not only an art, but an eloquence in it." A well bred woman may easily and effectually promote the most useful and elegant conversation without speaking a word. The modes of speech are scarcely more variable than the modes of silence.

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