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inclined

adjective [after verb, + , to, infinitive] uk   /ɪnˈklaɪnd/ us  
C2 likely or wanting to do something: Tom is inclined to be lazy. No one seemed inclined to help.artistically, technically, etc. inclined C2 having natural artistic, technical, etc. ability: She's very bright, but she's not academically inclined.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.
Translations of “inclined”
in Chinese (Traditional) 傾向於…的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 倾向于…的…
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