inherent

(redirected from inherences)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal.
Related to inherences: inherency, inheritance tax

inherent

innate; existing as a permanent, inseparable element or quality: an inherent love for animals
Not to be confused with:
inherit – receive a right as an heir: inherit the farm; receive a genetic character: inherit blue eyes
Abused, Confused, & Misused Words by Mary Embree Copyright © 2007, 2013 by Mary Embree

in·her·ent

 (ĭn-hîr′ənt, -hĕr′-)
adj.
Existing as an essential constituent or characteristic; intrinsic: the dangers inherent in the surgery; the inherent instability of financial markets.

[Latin inhaerēns, inhaerent-, present participle of inhaerēre, to inhere; see inhere.]

in·her′ent·ly adv.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

inherent

(ɪnˈhɪərənt; -ˈhɛr-)
adj
existing as an inseparable part; intrinsic
inˈherently adv
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

in•her•ent

(ɪnˈhɪər ənt, -ˈhɛr-)

adj.
existing in someone or something as a permanent and inseparable element, quality, or attribute; innate.
[1570–80; < Latin]
in•her′ent•ly, adv.
syn: See essential.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.

inherent

  • imminent, immanent - Imminent is "about to happen" and immanent is "inherent" or "pervading the material world."
  • intrinsic - Latin intrinsecus, "on the inside," came to be the English intrinsic, "inner, internal" and "inherent."
  • proper - First meant "inherent, intrinsic."
  • innate, inherent - The word innate means "inborn" and should apply to living things; inherent is "essential, intrinsic" and applies best to nonliving things like ideas.
Farlex Trivia Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inherent - existing as an essential constituent or characteristic; "the Ptolemaic system with its built-in concept of periodicity"; "a constitutional inability to tell the truth"
intrinsic, intrinsical - belonging to a thing by its very nature; "form was treated as something intrinsic, as the very essence of the thing"- John Dewey
2.inherent - in the nature of something though not readily apparent; "shortcomings inherent in our approach"; "an underlying meaning"
implicit, inexplicit - implied though not directly expressed; inherent in the nature of something; "an implicit agreement not to raise the subject"; "there was implicit criticism in his voice"; "anger was implicit in the argument"; "the oak is implicit in the acorn"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

inherent

Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

inherent

adjective
Forming an essential element, as arising from the basic structure of an individual:
The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Translations
مُلازِم، مُتأصِّل، فِطْري
podstatnývlastnízákladní
iboende
benne rejlõ
prigimtinis
iedzimtsraksturigs
neoddeliteľný
doğuştanyapısında var olan

inherent

[ɪnˈhɪərənt] ADJinherente, intrínseco
to be inherent in or to sthser inherente a algo
with all the inherent difficultiescon todas las dificultades que conlleva
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

inherent

[ɪnˈhɛrənt] adj [quality] → intrinsèque
He acknowledged the firm did have inherent problems which needed to be resolved → Il a admis l'existence de problèmes inhérents à la compagnie requérant d'être résolus.
socialism's inherent weaknesses → les faiblesses inhérentes au socialisme
the inherent risks in multiple births → les risques inhérents aux naissances multiples
to be an inherent part of sth → faire partie intégrante de qch
to be inherent in sth, to be inherent to sth [dangers, risks, problems] → être inhérent(e) à qch
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

inherent

adjinnewohnend, eigen, inhärent (esp Philos) (→ to, in +dat); the inherent hardness of diamondsdie den Diamanten eigene Härte; instincts inherent in all animalsallen Tieren inhärente or eigene Instinkte
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

inherent

[ɪnˈhɪərnt] adj inherent (in)intrinseco/a (a); (kindness, cruelty) → innato/a (a)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

inherent

(inˈhiərənt) adjective
inborn; forming a natural or inseparable part or quality of. the dangers inherent in nuclear energy; an inherent hatred of foreigners.
inˈherently adverb
basically. He may be mischievous, but he is not inherently wicked.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

in·her·ent

a. inherente, rel. a una cualidad natural o innata.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
These "inherences" then translate into the distribution of the responses seen in the adjacent charts for why new technologies are developed.