adjective. ['ˈɪnˌbɔrn'] normally existing at birth.
Rhymes with Inborn
Sentences with inborn
From birth to one month, the child understands the world through inborn reflexes such as looking and sucking.
2. Verb, past participle
Lactose intolerance may be inborn or developed.
3. Verb, base form
The statement is a subtle reminder that patience is learned, not necessarily inborn.
Quotes about inborn
1. Call it "a wonder"or "a mystery"and you have an excuse to never try understanding it - an excuse to not take responsibility for it. People knew about love no more than they knew about Science, but at least most did not jump into Science headstrong, with the hope that they would figure it out as they went, or that some "mysterious"inborn trait would take care of it.
- Lynna Merrill, The Seekers of Fire
adjective. ['ˈɪnˌbɔrn'] present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development.