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English definition of “indisposed”

indisposed

adjective [after verb, + to infinitive] (NOT WILLING)    /ˌɪn.dɪˈspəʊzd/ US  /-ˈspoʊzd/ formal
not willing: After their rude attitude in the past, we feel distinctly indisposed to help them now.Unwilling and reluctantReady and willingLacking interest and enthusiasm
(Definition of indisposed adjective (NOT WILLING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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