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Meaning of BASEBORN

Pronunciation:  'beys'born

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  (archaic) illegitimate
  2. [adj]  of low birth or station (`base' is archaic in this sense); "baseborn wretches with dirty faces"; "of humble (or lowly) birth"
 

BASEBORN is a 8 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: base, humble, illegitimate, lowborn, lowly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Base"born`\, a.
1. Born out of wedlock. --Gay.

2. Born of low parentage.

3. Vile; mean. ``Thy baseborn heart.'' --Shak.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: base, bastard, below the salt, cockney, common, commonplace, false, fatherless, homely, humble, illegitimate, low, lowborn, lowbred, lowly, mean, misbegotten, miscreated, natural, nonclerical, ordinary, plain, plebeian, rude, shabby-genteel, spurious, supposititious, third-estate, ungenteel, unwashed, vulgar
 

 

 

 

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