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See definition of inheritor on Dictionary.com
  • as inbeneficiary
  • as inheir
  • as inpossessor
  • as insuccessor

synonyms for inheritor

  • heir
  • recipient
  • assignee
  • devisee
  • donee
  • grantee
  • heiress
  • legatee
  • payee
  • possessor
  • receiver
  • stipendiary
  • successor
  • almsperson

antonyms for inheritor

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  • giver
  • seller
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    How to use inheritor in a sentence

    During the Civil War, the Confederates honored July 4 as fervently as the Union and proclaimed themselves “the loyal inheritors” of the principles of Independence Day.
    JUNETEENTH’S VISION OF FREEDOM EXPRESSES AMERICAN VALUES BETTER THAN THE FOURTH OF JULY’SKERMIT ROOSEVELTJUNE 18, 2022TIME
    As inheritors of this patriarchal order, historians today are left with few records of the female colonial experience.
    WOMEN IN COLONIAL AMERICA WERE MORE POWERFUL THAN WE GIVE THEM CREDIT FORCORNELIA POWERSMARCH 16, 2022TIME
    Kyle Shanahan, the Niners’ head coach and lead mechanic, is the inheritor and reviser of the wiliest manual of incremental football-moving ever written, a savant of run-game variants and their play-action offshoots.
    ‘VERSATILE’ DOESN’T DO JUSTICE TO DEEBO SAMUELROBERT O'CONNELLJANUARY 26, 2022FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
    He was the inheritor of that side of his father's policy which was most distasteful to the Whigs.
    HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH PEOPLE, VOLUME VIII (OF 8)JOHN RICHARD GREEN
    He saw the woman who loved him, and whom he loved, tagged and claimed by a contemptible pygmy, the accidental inheritor of wealth.
    WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
    Consent to marry me, and on our wedding-day I will prove you the legal inheritor of an honorable name and a great fortune.
    GUY KENMORE'S WIFE AND THE ROSE AND THE LILYMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
    Only in case of a childless inheritor did they go to a niece or nephew.
    THE VANISHING OF BETTY VARIANCAROLYN WELLS
    He may be regarded as the last direct inheritor of the traditions of Masaccio.
    THE STORY OF FLORENCEEDMUND G. GARDNER
    His death was an awful blow to Liszt, for he used to say, "He will be the inheritor of my playing."
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    This was to be sent to the residence of the inheritor of this property.
    THE HAUNTERS & THE HAUNTEDVARIOUS
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO INHERITOR

    • almspersons
    • assignees
    • devisees
    • donees
    • grantees
    • heiresses
    • heirs
    • inheritors
    • legatees
    • payees
    • possessors
    • receivers
    • recipients
    • stipendiaries
    • successors
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