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English adjective: inclined

1. inclined (often followed by `to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency

SamplesWasn't inclined to believe the excuse.
Inclined to be moody.

Similaraccident-prone, apt, disposed, fond, given, minded, partial, prone, tending

See alsowilling


2. inclined at an angle to the horizontal or vertical position

SamplesAn inclined plane.

Similaraslant, aslope, atilt, canted, diagonal, high-pitched, leaning, low-pitched, monoclinal, pitched, salient, sidelong, skew, skewed, slanted, slanting, sloped, sloping, tilted, tipped

See alsogradual, oblique


Antonymshorizontal, vertical, perpendicular

3. inclined having made preparations

SamplesPrepared to take risks.

Synonymsdisposed, fain, prepared



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