Definitions for innateɪˈneɪt, ˈɪn eɪt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word innate

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconditioned, innate, unlearned(adj)

    not established by conditioning or learning

    "an unconditioned reflex"

  2. natural, born(p), innate(p)(adj)

    being talented through inherited qualities

    "a natural leader"; "a born musician"; "an innate talent"

  3. congenital, inborn, innate(adj)

    present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development

Wiktionary

  1. innate(Verb)

    To cause to exist; to call into being.

  2. innate(Adjective)

    Inborn; native; natural; as, innate vigor; innate eloquence.

  3. innate(Adjective)

    Originating in, or derived from, the constitution of the intellect, as opposed to acquired from experience; as, innate ideas. See a priori, intuitive.

  4. innate(Adjective)

    Joined by the base to the very tip of a filament; as, an innate anther.

  5. Origin: From innatus, perfect active participle of innascor, from in + nascor; see natal, native.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Innate(adj)

    inborn; native; natural; as, innate vigor; innate eloquence

  2. Innate(adj)

    originating in, or derived from, the constitution of the intellect, as opposed to acquired from experience; as, innate ideas. See A priori, Intuitive

  3. Innate(adj)

    joined by the base to the very tip of a filament; as, an innate anther

  4. Innate(verb)

    to cause to exit; to call into being

  5. Origin: [L. innatus; pref. in- in + natus born, p. p. of nasci to be born. See Native.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Innate

    in′āt, or in-nāt′, adj. inborn: natural to the mind, instinctive, inherent.—adv. Inn′ately.—n. Inn′ateness.—adj. Innā′tive, native.—Innate ideas, a priori principles of knowledge and of action, the word 'innate' implying that the power of recognising such principles is provided for in the constitution of the mind. [L. innātusinnasciin, in, nasci, to be born.]

Anagrams for innate »

  1. annite, ante in, nanite

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of innate in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of innate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steve Maraboli:

    The innate power you possess to achieve your dreams is immeasurable."

  2. Le Corre:

    There’s a learning curve involved in turning innate abilities into mindful skills.

  3. Alice Walker:

    The experience of God, or in any case the possibility of experiencing God, is innate.

  4. Bryant McGill:

    The master of any craft is first a master of self, cooperating with innate intelligence within.

  5. Samuel Butler:

    All progress is based on a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

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