Definition of 'borne'
Example sentences containing 'borne'
A MEANS TO EVIL (2002)
There was a German proverb he had heard somewhere about the truth sometimes being too sad to be borne.A DEAD LIBERTY (2002)
And the cost of dismantling and transportation, together with insurance, will be borne by the Crown Agents.THE FIVE MILLION DOLLAR PRINCE (2002)
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