Innate in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Innate

Inborn; existing or having existed since birth. | (philosophy) Originating in, or derived from, the constitution of the intellect, as opposed to acquired from experience. | Instinctive; coming from instinct.

Short Example Sentence for Innate

  • 1. Love or hunger is not more an innate passion than acting. 🔊
  • 2. An innate delicacy had brought him to this decision. 🔊
  • 3. Descartes, doctrine of innate ideas ascribed to, 15. 🔊
  • 4. Women have very many subtleties and innate tricks in their soul! 🔊
  • 5. We who know some of the band entertain no illusions as to their innate rarity. 🔊
  • 6. We hadn't an atom of respect for them, innate or acquired. 🔊
  • 7. He comes among a crowd of temptations adapted to his innate evil propensities. 🔊
  • 8. Or again: "I have an innate passion for contradiction ... 🔊

How to use Innate in Sentence?

  • 1. You will perceive the reason for many innate differences of ability to do and to enjoy. 🔊
  • 2. Uncomfortably he tried to infuse his glance with innate innocence and utter lack of understanding. 🔊
  • 3. But the innate ruffianism of the yeomanry officers had been let loose by wine and frenzy. 🔊
  • 4. It will rouse into activity their innate energies, and bring forth their inward might. 🔊
  • 5. They cultivated the innate taste for music of the natives and taught the children Spanish. 🔊
  • 6. This is another example of the innate courage and bravery of the young manhood of America. 🔊
  • 7. This has worked toward peace, self-respect, and, I think, the innate dignity of the people. 🔊
  • 8. These ideas have the innate tendency to realize themselves, the will of the subject being weakened. 🔊
  • 9. No pleasure but to those who possess an innate repose and a mind full of susceptibilities for these beautiful impressions. 🔊
  • 10. Our author somewhere reproaches the partisans of innate ideas with supposing ideas on one side and phenomena on the other. 🔊
  • 11. Roseen withdrew with a bright nod, her innate delicacy prompting her to leave the couple to themselves for a time. 🔊
  • 12. Kate was turned over to the squaws, who treated her with the kindness innate in all women, because she was only a little girl. 🔊
  • 13. But if social conditions were not the determining factor, we are left with the somewhat grotesque theory of innate ideas. 🔊
  • 14. They had been friends for close to forty years, not because of common tastes, but in spite of innate dissimilarity. 🔊
  • 15. She becomes the prey of adventurers, male and female, and has nothing but her innate purity to defend her. 🔊
  • 16. Instead of the quarrel between good and evil in his breast, they see only the quarrel between the innate good in man and his evil environment. 🔊
  • 17. And I never disillusioned her by any subsequent levity from this theory of my innate and virginal piety. 🔊
  • 18. In art, as in natural science, he divined beforehand some of the discoveries of our century by the innate force of his genius. 🔊
  • 19. Their right use is a mystery; so be it; but woe be unto those whose innate want of taste profanes that mystery. 🔊
  • 20. Here was a proof of innate ambition; if his mother had had an understanding mind, this observation would have taught her to read his character. 🔊
  • 21. Only in part, for the innate proneness of the German mind to research must be credited with some share in the result. 🔊
  • 22. Courtesy seems to be innate in every Malay of whatever rank, both in their intercourse with one another and with strangers. 🔊
  • 23. Philosophy is busy from the first with the Vedic gods; the impulse to good conduct and that to mysticism are equally innate in this religion. 🔊
  • 24. When Mr. Dorer speaks of the innate conservatism of women he shows that he is not conversant with the woman movement. 🔊
  • 25. So you see, he is being well served, whether to an evil purpose or to satisfy his own innate curiosity, I do not know. 🔊
  • 26. Hence animals, birds, and, last of all, woman, were created to meet man's innate social needs. 🔊
  • 27. The Unitarians as a class belonged to the school of Locke, which discarded the doctrine of innate ideas, and its kindred beliefs. 🔊
  • 28. Granted even that there are innate criminal tendencies, it is none the less true that these tendencies find rich nutrition in our social environment. 🔊
  • 29. At first Carew rode along with his eyes fixed rigidly on the horizon, and, except for its innate strength, an almost expressionless face. 🔊
  • 30. But it actually likes its old-fashioned way of living; the innate democracy of the American plan hotel and dinner-in-the-middle-of-the-day. 🔊
  • 31. He is obsessed with a mania for hurting something, and with his strongly innate instinct of self-preservation, invariably chooses something that cannot harm him. 🔊
  • 32. A musical ear and sense of rhythm are innate in some individuals; in others they are not innate and can only be acquired to a variable degree of perfection by persevering efforts and practice. 🔊