born and bred


born and bred
adj. born and raised and educated in a single place, born and raised in a single social class, having grown up in, from

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • born and bred — used for saying where someone was born and grew up Jane was born and bred in Seattle. He s a Londoner, born and bred …   English dictionary

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