Antonyms
Etymology

1. heritage

noun. ['ˈhɛrətədʒ, ˈhɛrɪtɪdʒ'] practices that are handed down from the past by tradition.

Antonyms

  • inability

Etymology

  • héritage (French)
  • -age (French)

Featured Games

Words that Rhyme with Heritage

  • advantage
  • advantage
  • armitage
  • cabotage
  • cottage
  • disadvantage
  • footage
  • frontage
  • hostage
  • mintage
  • nottage
  • outage
  • percentage
  • portage
  • postage
  • prestage
  • prestidge
  • reportage
  • shortage
  • vantage

How do you spell heritage? Is it hertiage ?

A common misspelling of heritage is hertiage

Example sentences of the word heritage


1. Noun, singular or mass
The Kentucky Horse Park offers museums, exhibits and exhibitions all centered around the area's horse heritage.

Quotes containing the word heritage


1. I have never denied my background or my culture. I have taught my child to embrace her Mexican heritage, to love my first language, Spanish, to learn about Mexican history, music, folk art, food, and even the Mexican candy I grew up with.
- Salma Hayek

2. We are really living the American dream, to be a successful brand in the States and in Europe and to steep ourselves in our heritage. But we do it with a sense of humor. We don't take ourselves too seriously in fashion.
- Tommy Hilfiger

3. My hope is that I will take the good from my experiences and extrapolate them further into areas with which I am unfamiliar. I simply do not know exactly what that difference will be in my judging. But I accept there will be some based on my gender and my Latina heritage.
- Sonia Sotomayor

2. heritage

noun. ['ˈhɛrətədʒ, ˈhɛrɪtɪdʒ'] any attribute or immaterial possession that is inherited from ancestors.

Synonyms

  • birthright
  • background
  • attribute
  • upbringing

Antonyms

  • play up
  • foreground
  • cheerfulness
  • uncheerfulness

Etymology

  • héritage (French)
  • -age (French)

3. heritage

noun. ['ˈhɛrətədʒ, ˈhɛrɪtɪdʒ'] hereditary succession to a title or an office or property.

Synonyms

  • acquisition

Antonyms

  • disinherit
  • decrease

Etymology

  • héritage (French)
  • -age (French)

4. heritage

noun. ['ˈhɛrətədʒ, ˈhɛrɪtɪdʒ'] that which is inherited; a title or property or estate that passes by law to the heir on the death of the owner.

Synonyms

  • birthright
  • primogeniture
  • transferred possession
  • transferred property
  • devise
  • accretion
  • heirloom
  • borough English
  • bequest
  • patrimony
  • legacy

Antonyms

  • inactivity

Etymology

  • héritage (French)
  • -age (French)
Synonym.com