157 -Congenital

Congenital : Adj

  1. of a disease or medical condition) existing since or before birth (Oxford)

2. used to say that someone always shows a particular bad quality (Cambridge)


Sentence (s)

  1. Half of all fetuses with the syndrome have a congenital heart defect. (Oxford)
  2. He is a congenital liar . (Cambridge)

Phrases & Connected Words

  • a congenital heart defect
  • a congenital liar


  1. Ingrained
  2. Inveterate


  1. Acquired
  2. Obtained

Word Family

  1. Congenitally