incipient[ in-sip-ee-uhnt ]SEE DEFINITION OF incipient
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He, too, was found to be suffering from incipient tuberculosis.
How ludicrous is the incipient inebriety of a man who wears spectacles!
William was straining at his collar and growling like an incipient thunderstorm.
His eyes were ringed and bloodshot with fatigue, and with incipient snow-blindness.
He had reached the incipient stages of regret of his rash promise.
Not so, however, with the first timid bud of incipient interest.
And a flush of incipient anger spread now on her fair cheek.
It was a factitious strength, the restlessness of incipient insanity.
"He hates me," said Mrs. Travers, and frowned at d'Alcacer's incipient smile.
As such, they are associated with incipient centralized authority.