Synonyms and Antonyms of inceptive

  1. beginning to come into existence <only just recently gained an inceptive understanding of the overwhelming vastness of the universe> Synonyms aborning, budding, nascent, inchoate, incipientRelated Words first, formative, inaugural, inchoative, initial, original; elementary, embryonic, fundamental, rudimentary; formless, incoherent; introductory, preliminary, preparatory; crude, primitive, rudeNear Antonyms advanced, developed, evolved, high, higher, improved, refinedAntonyms adult, full-blown, full-fledged, mature, ripe, ripened

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