What does inherited mean?

Definitions for inherited
in·her·it·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. familial, genetic, hereditary, inherited, transmitted, transmissible(adj)

    occurring among members of a family usually by heredity

    "an inherited disease"; "familial traits"; "genetically transmitted features"

Wiktionary

  1. inherited(Adjective)

    Obtained via an inheritance

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inherited

    of Inherit

How to pronounce inherited?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say inherited in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inherited in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inherited in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of inherited in a Sentence

  1. Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

    Talent, lying in the understanding, is often inherited; genius, being the action of reason or imagination, rarely or never.

  2. Lawrence Korb:

    He came into an almost impossible situation, he had a confirmation hearing that really weakened him and he inherited a budget that was impacted by a sequester.

  3. Joe Biden:

    Donald Trump inherited a growing economy from the Obama-Biden administration, just like he inherited everything in his life, and now he's squandering it, just like he squandered everything he inherited in his life.

  4. Crisis Group senior consultant:

    Mnangagwa's austerity measures and the accompanying (impoverishment)... of most Zimbabweans makes many feel they were better off under Mugabe, but the former president had set the country on a unsustainable course that at some point was going to crash, mnangagwa to a large extent inherited a poisoned chalice, but one that he bears partial responsibility for.

  5. Defense Secretary James Mattis:

    This is a policy I inherited, and so far the cadre is so small we have no data on it. We're hoping to get data soon.

Images & Illustrations of inherited

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