Cite
 

Dictionary


bred-in-the-bone



Pronunciation: (bred'n &thslash;u bōn'), [key]
adj.
1. firmly instilled or established as if by heredity: the bred-in-the-bone integrity of the school's headmaster.
2. deeply committed or resolved; unwavering: a bred-in-the-bone believer in civil rights.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

bredebreech

 

Related Content