inherit

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Definitions for inherit

  • verb - obtain from someone after their death; "I inherited a castle from my French grandparents"
  • verb - receive by genetic transmission; "I inherited my good eyesight from my mother"
  • verb - receive from a predecessor; "The new chairman inherited many problems from the previous chair"
  • Pronounciation of inherit

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    Hypernyms for inherit

    receive have get acquire

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    Sounds like inherit

    imaret inamorata inamorato inert inertia inherit inherited innumerate inroad inured inward