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inclineverb

uk   /ɪnˈklaɪn/  us   /ɪnˈklaɪn/ formal

inclinenoun [C]

uk   /ˈɪn.klaɪn/  us   /ˈɪn.klaɪn/ formal
(Definition of incline from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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inclineverb [I/T]

 us   /ɪnˈklɑɪn/
to ​lean down, or to ​place something with one ​part toward the ​ground and the ​oppositepartraised: [T] Marge inclined her ​head to ​whisper something to me.
inclined
adjective  us   /ɪnˈklɑɪnd, ˈɪn·klɑind/
an inclined ​roof/​roadway/​surface

inclinenoun [C]

 us   /ˈɪn·klɑin/
a ​slope: The ​road has a ​steep incline for the next ten ​miles.
(Definition of incline from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “incline”
in Spanish inclinar, bajar…
in Vietnamese cúi đầu…
in Malaysian menunduk…
in Thai โค้ง…
in French baisser…
in German neigen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 感觉, (使)倾向于…
in Turkish eğmek, öne eğmek…
in Russian наклонять…
in Indonesian menundukkan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 感覺, (使)傾向於…
in Polish pochylać…
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