Definition of in- in English:

Share this entry

in-

Pronunciation: /ɪn/

prefix

1(Added to adjectives) not: infertile inapt
2(Added to nouns) without; a lack of: inappreciation

Usage

In- is also found assimilated in the following forms: il- before l; im- before b, m, p; ir- before r.

Origin

From Latin.

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.