My inclination is that the governor will break news, both on traditional media and on his networks.
“To get up and soothe is not my inclination,” says a defiant Romney.
When I read this, my inclination was to give Cohen the benefit of the doubt.
The Taliban neither has the inclination nor the capacity for such an attack on the West.
A lot of Democrats would like Obama to just say no, but that's not Obama's inclination.
If, indeed, I thought myself at liberty to consult my own inclination, I should have stood aloof from the conflict.
Instruct me how this may be done, you shall see I want no inclination.
The elder never married, and the younger had no inclination to take that step a second time.
Still the Arabs showed no inclination to climb the face of the hill.
He was spoiled, and showed an inclination to rebel when William resumed the reins of government.
"condition of being mentally disposed" (to do something), late 14c., from Middle French inclination (14c.) and directly from Latin inclinationem (nominative inclinatio) "a leaning, bending," figuratively "tendency, bias, favor," noun of action from past participle stem of inclinare (see incline). Meaning "action of bending toward" (something) is from early 15c. That of "amount of a slope" is from 1799.
inclination in·cli·na·tion (ĭn'klə-nā'shən)
A deviation or the degree of deviation from the horizontal or vertical; a slant.
The deviation of the long axis of a tooth from perpendicular.
A tendency toward a certain condition or character.
A characteristic disposition to do, prefer, or favor one thing rather than another; a propensity.