What does the word inherited mean?

Usage examples for inherited

  1. " You see, Dave," Mr. Dalzell observed, with a smile, " Dan inherited his face." – Dave Darrin's Fourth Year at Annapolis by H. Irving Hancock
  2. Brita was named after her mother, Big Ingmar's handsome wife, whose good looks she had inherited. – Jerusalem by Selma Lagerlöf
  3. Then, when the old man was killed a year ago, Mr. John inherited everything. – The Bittermeads Mystery by E. R. Punshon

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