Thesaurus > Related Words: inherit

  Words related to inherit

Related / Similar Words: come into

 

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

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    Grouped Verbs: come into

     

    Derivational Morphology: heir, inheritor, heritor, inheritance, heritage, hereditary pattern

     

    Anagrams: thinner, neither, therein

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 繼承   Dutch: erven  
    Finnish: periä   French: hériter  
    German: übernehmen   Greek: κληρονομήσει  
    Italian: ereditare   Japanese: 受継ぐ  
    Norwegian: arve   Portuguese: herdar  
    Russian: унаследовать   Spanish: heredar  
    Swedish: ärva  
     
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