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city-bred

[sit-ee-bred] /ˈsɪt iˌbrɛd/
adjective
1.
reared in a city.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; city + bred
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Examples for city-bred
  • Furthermore, it was not a dole to keep city-bred youths from starving.
  • In many cases the new arrivals were city-bred and sought employment only available in large population centers.

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