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See also: well-born
wellborn (not comparable)
- Of aristocratic or high-ranking birth
1885, Annie Besant, Autobiographical Sketches:
- Of Scotch descent and wellborn, Thomas Scott had, as a boy, been a page at the French Court […] .
2001 July 13, Ann Sterzinger, “Road Rage”, in Chicago Reader:
- Morris said Chicago's transit system responds primarily to the needs of "the rich and the wellborn."