Tuesday, October 04, 2005
Definitions for inchoate
- In an initial or early stage; just begun.
- Imperfectly formed or formulated.
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Citations for inchoate
Mildred Spock believed that, at about the age of three, her children's inchoate wills were to be shaped like vines sprouting up a beanpole.
She also had a vision, not yet articulated, an inchoate sense of some special calling that awaited her.
Origin of inchoate
Inchoate comes from the past participle of Latin inchoare, alteration of incohare, "to begin."