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synonyms for inchoate

  • amorphous
  • elementary
  • embryonic
  • formless
  • immature
  • imperfect
  • inceptive
  • incipient
  • just begun
  • nascent
  • preliminary
  • rudimentary
  • shapeless
  • unfinished
  • unformed
  • unshaped
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antonyms for inchoate

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  • developed
  • grown
  • mature
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How to use inchoate in a sentence

Previously, I had imagined each of my fetuses as a sort of generic polliwog inside me, inchoate and more or less benign, or at least not yet capable of mocking my choice of walking shoes.
MOMS: YOU SHAPED YOUR CHILDREN, BUT THE REVERSE IS TRUE, TOO — DOWN TO YOUR VERY CELLSABIGAIL TUCKERMAY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The specimen shown in fig. 51 contains four perfect Swastikas and two inchoate and uncertain.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
He was as awkward in displaying that inchoate theatre as a newly-made father with his first-born.
THE REGENTE. ARNOLD BENNETT
But the time came when equally inchoate ideas of his own manhood led him to grow cool.
IN CONNECTION WITH THE DE WILLOUGHBY CLAIMFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
The result was the second stage, which my enemies call inchoate and I call Impressionism.
THE LIFE OF JAMES MCNEILL WHISTLERELIZABETH ROBINS PENNELL
In the inchoate phase of their development they are but different aspects of the same general facts of social structure.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
The sporting man's sense of luck and chance, or of fortuitous necessity, is an inarticulate or inchoate animism.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
Ideas as they first present themselves are inchoate and incomplete.
HOW WE THINKJOHN DEWEY
Now dawn came fast and spread its inchoate light over the silent assemblage in the hills.
THE HERITAGE OF THE HILLSARTHUR P. HANKINS
They give, like discovery, an inchoate title, and are preparations and precursors of future occupations.
INTERNATIONAL LAW. A TREATISE. VOLUME I (OF 2)LASSA FRANCIS OPPENHEIM
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WORDS RELATED TO INCHOATE

  • baggy
  • blobby
  • characterless
  • formless
  • inchoate
  • indeterminate
  • irregular
  • nebulous
  • nondescript
  • shapeless
  • unformed
  • unshaped
  • unstructured
  • vague
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