intransitive verb-·hered′, -·her′ing
to be inherent; exist as a quality, characteristic, or right (in); be intrinsic
Origin of inhereClassical Latin inhaerere, to stick in, adhere to from in-, in + haerere, to stick
intransitive verbin·hered, in·her·ing, in·heres
To be inherent or innate.
Origin of inhereLatin inhaerēre in- in ; see in- 2. haerēre to stick
- in·her′ence in·her′en·cy
(third-person singular simple present inheres, present participle inhering, simple past and past participle inhered)