Meaning of “inclined” in the English Dictionary


"inclined" in English

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inclinedadjective [ after verb, + , to, infinitive ]

uk /ɪnˈklaɪnd/ us /ɪnˈklaɪnd/

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.

(Definition of “inclined” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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