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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not completely formed.

Usage examples (38)
  • The first step in the planning process is to collect ideas, no matter how inchoate, from every member of the team.
  • Congress and the press, meanwhile, are mistaking inchoate tantrums for a "center-right" shift and that's simply not the case.
  • It was an image, a kind of inchoate anxiety about the future, rather than anything you could put your finger on.
  • Two years ago that process was much more inchoate. for more
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