Definitions For Inherited


  • Occurring among members of a family usually by heredity


  • 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 Inherited a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Inherited is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Inherited 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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