inclined

  • 1 Inclined — In*clined , p. p. & a. 1. Having a leaning or tendency towards, or away from, a thing; disposed or moved by wish, desire, or judgment; as, a man inclined to virtue. Each pensively inclined. Cowper. [1913 Webster] 2. (Math.) Making an angle with… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 inclined — I adjective acquiescent, affected, agreeable, amenable, apt, assenting, bent, consenting, content, delighted, desirous, disposed, dispositioned, eager, favorable, glad, happy, leaning, liable, moved, partial to, pleased, predisposed, prepared,… …

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  • 3 inclined — [adj] having a preference apt, bent on, disposed, given, in the mood, likely, predisposed, prone, tending, willing; concept 542 …

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  • 4 inclined — [in klīnd′] adj. 1. having an inclination; specif., a) at or on a slant; sloping; leaning b) disposed; willing; tending 2. forming an angle with another line, plane, or body …

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  • 5 inclined — in|clined [ ın klaınd ] adjective * 1. ) never before noun feeling that you want to do something: inclined to do something: Karen didn t feel inclined to help. if someone is so inclined (=if someone wants to do something): A full fitness suite is …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 6 inclined */ — UK [ɪnˈklaɪnd] / US adjective 1) [never before noun] feeling that you want to do something inclined to do something: Karen didn t feel inclined to help. if someone is so inclined (= if someone wants to do something): A full fitness suite is… …

    English dictionary

  • 7 inclined — adj. 1 wanting to do sth VERBS ▪ be, feel, seem ▪ I only write when I feel inclined to. ▪ There s time for a swim if you feel so inclined. ADVERB …

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  • 8 inclined — in|clined S3 [ınˈklaınd] adj 1.) be inclined to agree/think/believe etc to hold a particular opinion, but not very strongly ▪ Arthur has some strange ideas, but on this occasion I m inclined to agree with him. 2.) be inclined to do sth/inclined… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 inclined — [[t]ɪnkla͟ɪnd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: v link ADJ, ADJ to inf, ADJ to n, so ADJ If you are inclined to behave in a particular way, you often behave in that way, or you want to do so. Nobody felt inclined to argue with Smith... He was inclined to self… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 inclined — Synonyms and related words: aching for, acquiescent, actuated, agreeable, alacritous, amenable, animated, apt, apt to, ardent, aslant, aslope, atilt, bearing, bending, bent, bent on, bevel, beveled, bias, biased, calculated to, canting, careening …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 inclined — adj. (cannot stand alone) inclined to + inf. (I am inclined to agree) * * * [ɪn klaɪnd] (cannot stand alone) inclined to + inf. (I am inclined to agree) …

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  • 12 inclined — [ɪnˈklaɪnd] adj 1) feeling that you want to do something Karen didn t feel inclined to help.[/ex] 2) tending to behave in a particular way, or to be interested in a particular thing Joe is inclined to be moody.[/ex] • inclined to… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 13 inclined — /ɪnˈklaɪnd/ (say in kluynd) adjective 1. having a physical tendency: inclined to stoop. 2. deviating in direction from the horizontal or vertical; sloping. 3. in a direction making an angle with anything else. –phrase 4. inclined to, a. disposed …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 14 inclined — adjective 1. (often followed by to ) having a preference, disposition, or tendency (Freq. 4) wasn t inclined to believe the excuse inclined to be moody • Ant: ↑disinclined • Similar to: ↑apt, ↑ …

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  • 15 Inclined — Incline In*cline , v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Inclined}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Inclining}.] [OE. inclinen, enclinen, OF. encliner, incliner, F. incliner, L. inclinare; pref. in in + clinare to bend, incline; akin to E. lean. See {Lean} to incline.] [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 inclined — adjective a) At an angle to the horizontal; slanted or sloped. The take off ramp was inclined at 20 degrees. b) Having a tendency, preference, likelihood …

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  • 17 inclined — adjective 1) I m inclined to believe her Syn: disposed, minded, of a mind 2) she s inclined to gossip Syn: prone, given, in the habit of, liable, apt …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 18 inclined to — {adj. phr.} Having a tendency to; positively disposed toward. * /I am inclined to fall asleep after a heavy meal./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 19 inclined — /in kluynd /, adj. 1. deviating in direction from the horizontal or vertical; sloping. 2. disposed; of a mind (usually fol. by to): He was inclined to stay. 3. having a physical tendency; leaning. 4. tending in a direction that makes an angle… …

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  • 20 inclined\ to — adj. phr. Having a tendency to; positively disposed toward. I am inclined to fall asleep after a heavy meal …

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