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Meaning of REARING

Pronunciation:  r'iring

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  raising someone to be an accepted member of the community; "they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"
  2. [n]  the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
  3. [adj]  (heraldry) rearing on left hind leg with forelegs elevated and head usually in profile; "a lion rampant"
 

REARING is a 7 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: breeding, bringing up, erect, fosterage, fostering, nurture, nurture, raising, raising, rampant(ip), upbringing, upright, vertical
 
 See Also: acculturation, enculturation, socialisation, socialization, upbringing

 

 

 

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