inborn

[in-bawrn]
adjective
naturally present at birth; innate.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English; Old English inboren native, indigenous; see in-1, born


inbred, inherent, natural, native, congenital, inherited, hereditary. See innate.


acquired, learned.
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inborn (ˈɪnˈbɔːn)
 
adj
existing from birth; congenital; innate

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inborn
O.E. inboren "native to a place," from in- "within" + boren "brought forth" (see born). Of qualities in a person, 1513.
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inborn in·born (ĭn'bôrn')
adj.

  1. Possessed by an organism at birth.

  2. Inherited or hereditary.

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Example sentences
But ultimately, intellectual skills are inborn in us.
The desire to please everything having eyes seems inborn in maidens.
Since capacity for empathy seems to be inborn, then perhaps empathy has a
  positive and negative expression.
True, there are inborn genetic errors and predispositions, it is all
  unfortunate and deserve funding and research.
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