Rhymes   Lyrics and poems   Near rhymes   Phrase rhymes   Synonyms / Related   Phrases   Example sentences   Descriptive words   [Definitions]   Similar sound  

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

Related words...
Use in a sentence...
Related quotations...
Descriptive words...

Search for inherit at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

See inherit used in context: 43 poetry verses, 16 Shakespeare works, 2 quotations, 53 Bible passages, 9 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse