inchoative

[ in-koh-uh-tiv ]
/ ɪnˈkoʊ ə tɪv /
Grammar
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adjective

noun


Nearby words

  1. inch-pound,
  2. incher,
  3. inchmeal,
  4. inchoate,
  5. inchoation,
  6. inchon,
  7. inchworm,
  8. incidence,
  9. incident,
  10. incident point

Origin of inchoative

1520–30; < Late Latin inchoātīvum (verbum) inceptive (verb). See inchoate, -ive

Related formsun·in·cho·a·tive, adjective

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