One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘multiple congenital defects’
inborn, inherited, hereditary, in the blood, in the family, innate, inbred, constitutional, built-in, inbuilt, ingrown, natural, native, original, inherent, unlearned, instinctual, deep-rooted, deep-seated
rare connate, connatural
2‘he was a congenital liar’
inveterate, compulsive, persistent, chronic, regular, pathological, established, long-established, long-standing, hardened, confirmed, committed, seasoned, habitual, obsessive, obsessional
incurable, incorrigible, irredeemable, unreformable, hopeless
unashamed, shameless, unrepentant
dyed-in-the-wool, thoroughgoing, thorough, utter, complete
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