C2 likely or wanting to do something: Tom is inclined to be lazy. No one seemed inclined to help.Wanting thingsHoping and hopefulness artistically, technically, etc. inclined C2 having natural artistic, technical, etc. ability: She's very bright, but she's not academically inclined.Innate and congenitalGenetics be inclined to agree, believe, think, etc. C1 to have an opinion about something, but not a strong opinion: He was inclined to agree with them.