breed like rabbits

breed like rabbits offensive phrase
to have a lot of children
Thesaurus: conception and making someone pregnanthyponym
Main entry: breed

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informal reproduce prolifically

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  • breed like rabbits — informal if people breed like rabbits, they produce too many babies very quickly. It s like I was saying to Derek, they all intermarry and they breed like rabbits …   New idioms dictionary

  • breed like rabbits — verb To breed very rapidly, to have many children …   Wiktionary

  • breed like rabbits — offensive to have a lot of children …   English dictionary

  • breed */*/ — I UK [briːd] / US [brɪd] verb Word forms breed : present tense I/you/we/they breed he/she/it breeds present participle breeding past tense bred UK [bred] / US past participle bred 1) a) [intransitive] if animals breed, they become the parents of… …   English dictionary

  • breed — breed1 [ brid ] (past tense and past participle bred [ bred ] ) verb ** 1. ) intransitive if animals breed, they become the parents of young animals: The birds have bred successfully for the past six years. a ) HUMOROUS to have children b ) breed …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • breed — 1 verb past tense and past participle bred, 1 (I) if animals breed they have babies: Eagles breed during the cooler months of the year. 2 (T) to keep animals or plants in order to produce babies or new plants, or in order to develop new or better …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • German Grey Rabbits — are a breed of rabbits noted for their size, much like the Flemish Giant. It gained international attention when breeder Karl Szmolinsky sold the rabbits for food purposes to North Korea to aid the famine situation [cite… …   Wikipedia

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  • House rabbit — A house rabbit is a domestic rabbit kept as a pet for companionship, who lives inside the home with his owners. They have an indoor pen and a rabbit safe place to run and exercise, such as a living or family room. Rabbits are easily trained to… …   Wikipedia

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