Synonyms of breed in English:

breed


See definition of breed

verb

1‘Asian elephants breed readily in captivity’

SYNONYMS

reproduce, produce offspring, procreate, bear young, multiply, propagate

mate

literary beget offspring

2‘these horses are bred for racing’

SYNONYMS

rear, raise, nurture

3‘she was born and bred in the village’

SYNONYMS

bring up, rear, raise, nurture

educate, teach, train

4‘the political system bred massive discontent’

SYNONYMS

cause, bring about, give rise to, lead to, create, produce, generate, spawn, foster, occasion, make for, result in

arouse, stir up

literary beget


noun

1‘a medium-sized breed of cow’

SYNONYMS

variety, stock, strain, line, family

type, kind, sort, class

2‘a new breed of journalist’

SYNONYMS

type, kind, sort, variety, class, genre, genus, order, calibre, brand, generation, vintage

North American informal stripe