Definitions of breed

The word breed uses 5 letters:bdeer.

BREED is playable in:

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v. t. - To produce as offspring; to bring forth; to bear; to procreate; to generate; to beget; to hatch. 2

v. t. - To take care of in infancy, and through the age of youth; to bring up; to nurse and foster. 2

v. t. - To educate; to instruct; to form by education; to train; -- sometimes followed by up. 2

v. t. - To engender; to cause; to occasion; to originate; to produce; as, to breed a storm; to breed disease. 2

v. t. - To give birth to; to be the native place of; as, a pond breeds fish; a northern country breeds stout men. 2

v. t. - To raise, as any kind of stock. 2

v. t. - To produce or obtain by any natural process. 2

v. i. - To bear and nourish young; to reproduce or multiply itself; to be pregnant. 2

v. i. - To be formed in the parent or dam; to be generated, or to grow, as young before birth. 2

v. i. - To have birth; to be produced or multiplied. 2

v. i. - To raise a breed; to get progeny. 2

n. - A race or variety of men or other animals (or of plants), perpetuating its special or distinctive characteristics by inheritance. 2

n. - Class; sort; kind; -- of men, things, or qualities. 2

n. - A number produced at once; a brood. 2


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