Topman later apologized for this and the “Nice new girlfriend—what breed is she?”
Perhaps, once in awhile, scarcity will breed rational thinking, too.
A commenter called bobvious claimed that “more people have been bitten by Chihuahuas in my presence than any other breed.”
Sit Down, Shut Up centers around one breed of human almost entirely devoid of comedy: high-school teachers and administrators.
Now, dogs can only be classified as vicious if they hurt or kill, regardless of their breed.
For that matter, the very oil they breed in, gives them sustenance.
The swan is said to breed wild now no further away than the North of Sweden.
If so, the desired end of making a breed with the two sexes permanently different in colour might be gained.
A very good thing, at least, for the country, to improve the breed of cattle.
Its nesting habits and eggs are unknown, but they are supposed to breed in the Antarctic regions.
Old English bredan "bring young to birth, carry," also "cherish, keep warm," from West Germanic *brodjan (cf. Old High German bruoten, German brüten "to brood, hatch"), from *brod- "fetus, hatchling," from PIE *bhreue- "burn, heat" (see brood (n.)). Original notion of the word was incubation, warming to hatch. Sense of "grow up, be reared" (in a clan, etc.) is late 14c. Related: Bred; breeding.
"race, lineage, stock" (originally of animals), 1550s, from breed (v.). Of persons, from 1590s. Meaning "kind, species" is from 1580s.
Noun A group of organisms having common ancestors and sharing certain traits that are not shared with other members of the same species. Breeds are usually produced by mating selected parents.