Definitions For Inherit


  • Obtain from someone after their death
  • Receive by genetic transmission
  • Receive from a predecessor
  • To receive (money, property, etc.) from someone when that person dies
  • To have (a characteristic, disease, etc.) because of the genes that you get from your parents when you are born
  • To get (a personal quality, interest, etc.) because of the influence or example of your parents or other relatives

Is Inherit a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Inherit is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Inherit in a Sentence

  • She inherited the family business from her father.
  • Baldness is inherited from the mother's side of the family.
  • She inherited her father's deep blue eyes.

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