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built–in

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adjective \ˈbilt-ˈin\

Simple Definition of built–in

  • : included as a part of something

  • : forming a natural part of someone or something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of built–in

  1. 1 a :  forming an integral part of a structure or object <a camera with a built–in flash>; especially :  constructed as or in a recess in a wall <a built–in bookshelf> b :  built into the ground <a built–in swimming pool>

  2. 2 a :  inherent <a built–in advantage> b :  already established <her best-seller status gave her a built–in audience>

1898

First Known Use of built–in

1898

Rhymes with built–in

add-in, again, akin, all-in, backspin, bearskin, begin, Benin, blow in, Boleyn, bowfin, break-in, bring in, buckskin, build in, burn-in, butt in, calfskin, call in, call-in, capeskin, cash in, cave-in, chagrin, check in, check-in, chime in, chip in, clothespin, come in, coonskin, crankpin, cut in, deerskin, dig in, doeskin, do in, draw in, drive-in, drop in, duckpin, dustbin, edge in, fade-in, fall in, fill in, fill-in, foreskin, Fuxin, get in, give in, goatskin, go in, Guilin, hairpin, hand in, hang in, Harbin, has-been, headpin, herein, horn in, Jilin, kick in, kidskin, kingpin, lambskin, lay in, lead-in, lie-in, linchpin, live-in, lived-in, lobe-fin, locked-in, log in, look-in, love-in, moleskin, move in, munchkin, Nankin, ninepin, no-win, oilskin, phone-in, pigskin, pinyin, pitch in, plug-in, plugged-in, pull in, punch in, pushpin, put in, rub in, ruin, run in, run-in, saimin, scarfpin, scarfskin, sealskin, send in, set in, sharkskin, shear pin, sheepskin, shoo-in, shut-in, sidespin, sign in, sit-in, sleep in, sleep-in, sloe gin, snakeskin, sock in, stand in, stand-in, step in, stickpin, suck in, swanskin, swear in, swim fin, tail fin, tailspin, take in, tap-in, teach-in, tenpin, therein, tholepin, threadfin, throw in, tie-in, tiepin, tip-in, toe-in, Tonkin, topspin, trade in, trade-in, tune in, tuned-in, Turin, turn in, unpin, walk-in, wear thin, weigh in, wherein, whip in, wineskin, win-win, within, woolskin, work in, wrist pin, write-in, Yeltsin


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built–in

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noun \-ˌin\

Definition of built–in

  1. :  a built-in piece of furniture



1930

First Known Use of built–in

1930



BUILT–IN Defined for Kids

built–in

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adjective \ˈbil-ˈtin\

Definition of built–in for Students

  1. :  forming a permanent part of a structure <built-in bookcases>




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