incontinent Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"incontinent" in British English

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incontinentadjective

uk   /ɪnˈkɒn.tɪ.nənt/  us   /-ˈkɑːn.tə-/
unable to ​control the excretion of ​urine or the ​contents of the ​bowels: Many of ​ourelderlypatients are incontinent. As the ​illnessprogressed, she ​became doubly incontinent (= ​unable to ​control the ​excretion both of ​urine and the ​contents of the ​bowels).
(Definition of incontinent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"incontinent" in American English

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incontinentadjective

 us   /ɪnˈkɑn·tən·ənt/
unable to ​controlexcretion
incontinence
noun [U]  us   /ɪnˈkɑn·tən·əns/
(Definition of incontinent from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “incontinent”
in Chinese (Simplified) (大小便)失禁的…
in Turkish idrarını tutamayan, altına kaçıran…
in Russian страдающий недержанием…
in Chinese (Traditional) (大小便)失禁的…
in Polish nietrzymający moczu lub stolca…
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