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ɪˈneɪt, ˈɪn eɪtin·nate

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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.]

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  1. annite, ante in, nanite

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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

Examples of innate in a Sentence

  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. Daniel Martin:

    She always had such an innate sense of her own style so Im happy people can see that.

  4. Alice Walker:

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

  5. Bryant McGill:

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

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