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English definition of “inclination”

inclination

noun [C or U] (FEELING)    /ˌɪn.klɪˈneɪ.ʃən/
C2 a feeling that you want to do a particular thing, or the fact that you prefer or are more likely to do a particular thing: [+ to infinitive] My own inclination would be to look for another job. We should be basing our decisions on solid facts, not inclinations and hunches.Feelings of desireMotives and reasons
(Definition of inclination noun (FEELING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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