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Definition of HARDWIRED
: implemented in the form of permanent electronic circuits; also: connected or incorporated by or as if by permanent electrical connections <a hardwired phone><concepts of attractiveness may be universal and hardwired into the human brain — Jane E. Brody>
: genetically or innately determined :inborn<creature whose every action is a reflexive, hardwired response — Natalie Angier>; also: genetically or innately predisposed <a human being who is hardwired to be sociable — Forbes>