Definition of boughten in English:

boughten

Syllabification: bought·en
Pronunciation: /ˈbôtn
 
/

adjective

dialect , chiefly North American
Bought rather than homemade: wooden boxes full of boughten cookies her first store-boughten doll
More example sentences
  • This is the best store boughten food I have eaten in a long time.

Origin

late 18th century: dialect variant of bought.

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