Bedeutung von “prone” — Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /prəʊn/
be prone to sth/doing sth

to often do something or suffer from something, especially something bad:

I'm prone to headaches.
He's prone to forgetting things.
accident-/injury-, etc prone

often having accidents/injuries, etc

→ See also accident-prone

(Definition von “prone” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)