[ in-klahynd ]
/ ɪnˈklaɪnd /
deviating in direction from the horizontal or vertical; sloping.
disposed; of a mind (usually followed by to): He was inclined to stay.
having a physical tendency; leaning.
tending in a direction that makes an angle with anything else.
forced, afraid, evasive, unenthusiastic, resistant, loath, averse, reluctant, compelled, disinclined, antagonistic, antipathetic, backward, hesitant, hostile, inimical, uncaring, against, contrary, hesitating
- inclined plane,
- inclined railway,
- inclined to,
Origin of inclined
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/ (ɪnˈklaɪnd) /
(postpositive often foll by to) having a disposition; tending
sloping or slanting
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