Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
It’s about time. We are now on Instagram!
born of a good, noble, or highly esteemed family.
used with a plural verb
) wellborn persons collectively (usually preceded by
the pride and assurance of the wellborn.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Discover our greatest slideshows
13 Essential Literary Terms
Know These 9 Commonly Confused...
Carried Away: 9 Words About Wind
7 Books Written About World War I
Browse more topics on our blog
What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete?
Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?
What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?
This small mark has two primary uses: to signify possession or omitted letters.
How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Word of the Day
Difficulty index for
Few English speakers likely know this word
Word Value for
Words With Friends
Nearby words for the wellborn
the story of mel, a real programmer
the sun also rises
the swiss family robinson
the taming of the shrew
the thing is
the three musketeers
the three pigs
the three taverns
the tortoise and the hare
the tribe of ephraim
the tribe of simeon
the two thieves
the ugly american
the ugly duckling
the uniting and strengthening america by providing appropriate tools required to intercept and obstruct terrorism act of 2001
the village blacksmith
the voice of one crying in the wilderness
the waste land
the waters of shiloah
the western wall
the winter of our discontent
the wish is father of the deed
the wolf shall also dwell with the lamb
the world is too much with us
the world must be made safe for democracy
the world of cryton
the worm turns
the x that can be y is not the true x
theater of cruelty
theater of operations
theater of the absurd
theater of war