Origin of incontinent
OTHER WORDS FROM incontinentin·con·ti·nence, in·con·ti·nen·cy, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH incontinentincontinent , inconsistent
How to use incontinent in a sentence
Opponents of Muslims and immigrants across the continent are claiming vindication in the aftermath of the Charlie Hebdo attack.Europe’s Islam Haters Say We Told You So|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
This is a guy who has his son-in-law clean his eyeglasses, for crying out loud.Will Chris Christie Regret His Cowboy Hug?|Matt Lewis|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Her travel clique has been known to arrive at an airport, bags packed, passport-in-hand, within hours of spotting a deal.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement|Charlise Ferguson|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
World War II is still a long way off, but the seeds of conflict are already being sown on the continent.What Downton’s Fashion Really Means|Katie Baker|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Earl Spencer adds, “Effectively, my great-grandfather sold his children to his father-in-law.”The Real-Life ‘Downton’ Millionairesses Who Changed Britain|Tim Teeman|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
For good or ill, the torrent of rebellion was suffered to break loose, and it soon engulfed a continent.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
There are some other trees planted, and many small, thrifty forests, such as I had hardly seen before on the Continent.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.