OTHER WORDS FROM disposeddis·pos·ed·ly, adverbdis·pos·ed·ness, nounhalf-dis·posed, adjectivenon·dis·posed, adjective
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How to use disposed in a sentence
At a time when few are disposed to see history as a branch of literature, Lepore occupies a prominent place in American letters.Wonder Woman’s Creation Story Is Wilder Than You Could Ever Imagine|Tom Arnold-Forster|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The image of children being disposed of in such a barbaric and depraved manner outraged people across the world.Ireland’s ‘Mother and Baby Home’ Horror Goes Beyond Tuam’s Dead Infants|Patsy McGarry|June 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The experience of battle soon taught its lesson even to those who came into the field more bitterly disposed.The Real Memorial Day: Oliver Wendell Holmes's Salute To A Momentous American Anniversary|Malcolm Jones|May 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“TV and video games condition us to forget how bodies are disposed of,” she says.
Some is sold as a liming agent, and some is disposed of in landfills (though it used to be sent to Colorado to fertilize crops).Toilet Made for Densely Populated Settlements Turns Waste Into Dollars|Mike Miesen|April 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“And the matter of the will was all disposed of by the probate judge today, I hear,” said the judge, his hand on the door.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
But once Austria was disposed of, Prussia and Russia met their punishment for having given her secret or open aid.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
I am distinctly conscious of feeling more kindly disposed to that young man.
Our friend, Mr Allcraft, I am sorry to say, does not feel disposed to help us once more through the pressure.
The crowd disposed itself on the fringe of the sward, and the duellists went forward, and set about the preparations.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
British Dictionary definitions for disposed
- having an inclination as specified (towards something)
- (in combination)well-disposed