Middle English from Old French from Latin incontinēnsincontinent-unrestrainedin-notin–1continēnscontinentcontinent2
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Old French incontinent, from Latinincontinens
Incontinent Sentence Examples
If the laity were to stand aloof from all incontinent priests, while (as the most orthodox churchmen constantly complained) many priests were still incontinent, then this could only result in estranging large bodies of the laity from the sacraments of the church.
Your pet may become incontinent, and there are products on the market for that too.
The first visitation of his friend Odo Rigaldi, archbishop of Rouen, shows that about 15% of the parish clergy in that diocese were notoriously incontinent (Regestrum Visitationum, ed.
If you have an incontinent pooch, the diaper harness for dogs may be the ticket to being able to keep your pet indoors.