Also specifically applies to those who have bladder problems and can't control or hold natural discharges, especially urine.

In*con"ti*nent (?), a. [L. incontinens: cf. F. incontinent. See In- not, and Continent.]


Not continent; uncontrolled; not restraining the passions or appetites, particularly the sexual appetite; indulging unlawful lust; unchaste; lewd.

2. Med.

Unable to restrain natural evacuations.


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In*con"ti*nent, n.

One who is unchaste.

B. Jonson.


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In*con"ti*nent, adv. [Cf. F. incontinent.]

Incontinently; instantly immediately.


He says he will return incontinent. Shak.


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