Definition: in the beginning stages; partly developed
Part of Speech: Adjective
Synonym(s): immature, undeveloped
Antonym(s): mature, full-blown
1. Since our restaurant just opened, we’re still in the inchoate stage so please pardon our mistakes.
2. The embryo is the beginning of life, an inchoate part of the human life cycle.
3. While I have inchoate feelings for the new girl I’m dating, I can’t stop thinking about my former girlfriend.