Part of speech: verb

The form born being restricted to the sense given birth to, brought forth, and borne used as pp. in all other senses.

Part of speech: adjective

Narrow minded.

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Usage examples "borne":

  1. " It has borne us well, but will never bear us again," I said. - "The Virgin of the Sun", H. R. Haggard.
  2. " I have borne that annoyance for two years," she replied. - "The Truants", A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason.
  3. He had borne the first hour very well. - "Hetty's Strange History", Anonymous.