English - Vietnamese Dictionary
upbringing /' p,bri i /Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- sự giáo dục, sự dạy dỗ (trẻ con)
+properties acquired during a person's formative years
+helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community
Advanced English Dictionary
rearing, raising, training, education, cultivation, nurture, breeding:
The way one behaves through life is really a matter of upbringing.
+ nounCollocation Dictionary
[sing., U] the way in which a child is cared for and taught how to behave while it is growing up: to have a sheltered / religious / strict upbringing + He was a Catholic by upbringing.
Mine was a conventional family upbringing.
| sheltered, strict | Catholic, Jewish, etc., religious | cultural | middle-class, etc.
VERB + UPBRINGING
He had a normal middle-class upbringing.
| give sb
They gave their children a strict Catholic upbringing.
UPBRINGING + VERB
give sb sth, prepare sb (for sth)
Her upbringing had given her the social skills to cope with such situations. My upbringing prepared me for anything.
part of your upbringing
Part of his upbringing had been not to question his elders.
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