What does inheriting mean?

Definitions for inheriting
in·her·it·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inheriting(adj)

    having the legal right to inherit

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inheriting

    of Inherit

How to pronounce inheriting?

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

How to say inheriting in sign language?

  1. inheriting

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inheriting in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inheriting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of inheriting in a Sentence

  1. Susan Klugman:

    The risk that we quote to patients is about a 1-in-500 loss rate, that is clearly a much, much smaller risk than( inheriting) any genetic disorder.

  2. Paul McCartney:

    I don't want to leave this earth and know that ... I didn't do anything to help that situation that {my children, my grandchildren} are inheriting from me.

  3. Jinshiro Motoyama:

    The experiences of World War II that our grandparents lived through feels distant to us as we didn't experience it, we need to think of a way of inheriting this collective memory while moving forward.

  4. Priyanka Chopra:

    Now, Chopra's family has grown to include not only the Nick Jonas brothers but their wives. ' I've never had a sister, so it's really nice to have Danielle [ Jonas ] and Sophie [ Turner ], and just inheriting the family by proxy.

  5. Earl of Kent, _The_Tragedy_of_King_Lear_:

    A knave; a rascal; an eater of broken meats; a base, proud, shallow, beggarly, three-suited, hundred-pound, filthy, worsted-stocking knave; a lily-livered, action-taking knave, a whoreson, glass-gazing, super-serviceable finical rogue; one-trunk-inheriting slave; one that wouldst be a bawd, in way of good service, and art nothing but the composition of a knave, beggar, coward, pandar, and the son and heir of a mongrel bitch: one whom I will beat into clamorous whining, if thou deniest the least syllable of thy addition.

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