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ingrained

adjective
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engrained

Synonyms and Antonyms of ingrained

  1. being a part of the innermost nature of a person or thing her deeply ingrained distrust of all authority Synonyms of ingrained built-in, constitutional, constitutive, essential, hardwired, immanent, inborn, inbred, indigenous, ingrain, inherent (also engrained), innate, integral, intrinsic, native, naturalWords Related to ingrained basic, deep-rooted, elemental, fundamental; congenital, hereditary, inherited, inmost, inner, interior; internal; characteristic, distinctive, peculiar; habitual, inveterate; normal, regular, typicalNear Antonyms of ingrained alien, foreign; accidental, coincidental, incidental; acquired, adscititious; superficial, surface; exterior, externalAntonyms of ingrained adventitious, extraneous, extrinsic



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