Definition of 'highborn'
Example sentences containing 'highborn'
HERE BE DRAGONS (2001)
The wedding was a social event of impressive proportions, attracting the highborn of Wales and England alike.HERE BE DRAGONS (2001) YELLOW BIRD (2001)
She had to be one of the convent's highborn charges, still here for some reason.THE PROMISE IN A KISS (2001)
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