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born meaning

EN[ˈbɔːn] [ˈbɔɹn] [-ɔː(ɹ)n]
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  • Born may refer to:
  • Childbirth
  • Born (surname), a surname, notable people see there

    Definition of born in English Dictionary

  • NounPLborns
    1. (Geordie) Alternative spelling of burn A stream.
    2. VerbSGbornsPRborninPT, PPbornt
      1. past participle of bear; given birth to.
        1. (Geordie) Alternative spelling of burn With fire.
        2. Adjective
          1. Well suited to (some behaviour or occupation), as though from birth.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • I was not born yesterday, you know. I have done this before!
              • Conceived in that journey, I was born in space. A child so birthed in desolations, homeless between yestermorrow and noon's midnight must have a proper name.
              • Kitty White was born in the suburbs of London in 1974 after creator Yuko Shimizu, who worked for Sanrio, decided to capitalise on the vogueishness of foreign lands in Japan at the time.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Adjectives
              • Uncomparable adjectives
              • Nouns
                • Countable nouns
                • Verbs
                  • Verb forms
                    • Irregular verb forms
                      • Irregular past participles
                      • Participles
                        • Past participles
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                  2. fr borne
                  3. fr borna
                  4. fr borné
                  5. en borns
                  Source: Wiktionary

                  Meaning of born for the defined word.

                  Grammatically, this word "born" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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