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inclining

[ in-klahy-ning ]
/ ɪnˈklaɪ nɪŋ /
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noun

inclination; disposition.
Archaic. people who are sympathetic to a person or cause.

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Origin of inclining

First recorded in 1300–50, inclining is from the Middle English word enclinynge.See incline, -ing1

OTHER WORDS FROM inclining

un·in·clin·ing, adjective
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