highborn


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high·born

 (hī′bôrn′)
adj.
Of noble birth.

highborn

(ˈhaɪˌbɔːn)
adj
of noble or aristocratic birth

high•born

(ˈhaɪˌbɔrn)

adj.
of high rank by birth.
[1250–1300]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.highborn - belonging to the peerage; "the princess and her coroneted companions"; "the titled classes"
noble - of or belonging to or constituting the hereditary aristocracy especially as derived from feudal times; "of noble birth"

highborn

adjective (Old-fashioned) noble, aristocratic, patrician, gentle (archaic), pedigreed, thoroughbred, blue-blooded, well-born The girls are always described as `perfumed' and `highborn'.

highborn

adjective
Translations
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highborn

[ˈhaɪbɔːn] ADJlinajudo, de ilustre cuna

highborn

high-born [ˈhaɪbɔːrn] adjde haute naissance
References in classic literature ?
the lobster, in all its vulgar size and brilliancy, was revealed to the highborn eyes of a Tudor.
They say, my lord, These highborn dames do so affect your Grace That where you go they throng like flies around you, Each seeking for your favour.
05), the group reaches Harrenhal, where Lord Bolton greets Brienne and Jaime as highborn captives.
Obviously, if a boy and girl of different castes, one from a highborn group the other from the lowest of the low, fall in love and want to marry, it immediately brings to mind Romeo and Juliet.
Within a time frame that is broadly a generation later, Sanger's focus is exclusively upon the role of three 'imported', and highborn, grand duchesses--Giovanna d'Austria (1547-78), Cristina di Lorena (1565-1636) and Maria Maddalena d'Austria (1587-1631)--as devout and charitable figures in Florentine devotional life, as patrons and collectors, and as viewers and consumers of an array of sacred art and artefacts.
Here, a highborn woman begs the nun Sthulananda to carry away a stillborn or aborted fetus.
But he remained unknown because no one could name him / Neither by title or token or ancient tale / There never was a man seen in that city or noted in the books / Who had ever heard of such a man, highborn or low.
Of course, highborn Osborne's attack on the public sector involved a monstrous attack on local government finances from which it is reeling and which is counter-productive.
Americans may be entranced by this endearing family of highborn English snoots, but the show is going downhill.
Conversely, the poets wrote that love could not be found in a person possessing a vile heart, even when found in a highborn individual (Gatta 30).
The club is certainly living up to its vision of showcasing the highborn and elevated progeny of Arabian horses and encouraging the breeding of this noble horse to increase its pedigree in the Gulf and the Middle East.
Stowe-educated Cressida Bonas, who is herself the daughter of renowned Sixties It girl Lady Mary-Gaye Curzon, is presumably just the sort of highborn singleton that Harry had in mind when he asked his sister-in-law Kate to hook him up with a likely female earlier this year.