What does the word Bred mean?

Usage examples for Bred

  1. From the beginning he bred bad feeling in the house. – The Worlds Greatest Books Vol. II: Fiction by Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds.
  2. Why, that if you weren't a gentleman,- a raal gentleman, born and bred,- I could never have ventured to tell you what I said now. – The Fortunes Of Glencore by Charles James Lever
  3. An ill bred youth once - it was well for him that Malcolm was not near- dared the evil word in his presence: a cloud swept across the old man's face, but he held his peace; and to the day of his death, which arrived in his ninety- first year, it never crossed his lips. – The Marquis of Lossie by George MacDonald