Upbringing is the way a child is raised, or the lessons, instructions and teachings that his or her parents impart.
When a child is raised by strict parents, this is an example of a strict upbringing.
the training and education received while growing up; rearing; nurture
Origin of upbringinggerund, gerundive of obsolete upbring, to rear, train (; from Middle English upbryngen: see up- and amp; bring)
The rearing and training received during childhood.
- bringing up