disinclined


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dis·in·clined

 (dĭs′ĭn-klīnd′)
adj.
Unwilling or reluctant: They were usually disinclined to socialize.

disinclined

(ˌdɪsɪnˈklaɪnd)
adj
unwilling, reluctant, or averse
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disinclined - unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval; "disinclined to say anything to anybody"
negative - expressing or consisting of a negation or refusal or denial
unwilling - not disposed or inclined toward; "an unwilling assistant"; "unwilling to face facts"
inclined - (often followed by `to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency; "wasn't inclined to believe the excuse"; "inclined to be moody"

disinclined

adjective reluctant, unwilling, averse, opposed, resistant, hesitant, balking, loath, not in the mood, indisposed, antipathetic He was disinclined to talk about himself.

disinclined

adjective
Not inclined or willing to do or undertake:
Translations
عَديم الرَّغْبَه، غَيْر راغِب
neochotný
utilbøjeliguvillig
frábitinn, tregur

disinclined

[ˈdɪsɪnˈklaɪnd] ADJ (frm) to be disinclined to do sthestar poco dispuesto a hacer algo, ser reacio a hacer algo
I feel very disinclined to gono tengo ningunas ganas de ir

disinclined

[ˌdɪsɪnˈklaɪnd] adj
to be disinclined to do sth → être peu disposé(e) à faire qch, être peu enclin(e) à faire qch

disinclined

adjabgeneigt

disinclined

[ˈdɪsɪnˈklaɪnd] adj to be disinclined to do sthessere poco propenso/a a fare qc

disinclination

(disinkliˈneiʃən) noun
unwillingness. a disinclination to work.
ˌdisinˈclined (-ˈklaind) adjective
unwilling (to do something). I am disinclined to help.
References in classic literature ?
The terrible disasters at the Ealing and South Kensington laboratories have disinclined analysts for further investigations upon the latter.
Either my foreign accent made me unintelligible, or the man's suspicions disinclined him to trust me.
And though both places were too publick to admit of any particularities, and she was farther relieved by the musick at the one place, and by the cards at the other, she could not, however, enjoy herself in his company; for there is something of delicacy in women, which will not suffer them to be even easy in the presence of a man whom they know to have pretensions to them which they are disinclined to favour.
In the next room she slept, and in the third and last she harbored a gasoline stove on which she cooked her meals when disinclined to descend to the neighboring restaurant.
Dowlas consented to go as a second person disinclined to act officially; and so poor Silas, furnished with some old coverings, turned out with his two companions into the rain again, thinking of the long night-hours before him, not as those do who long to rest, but as those who expect to "watch for the morning".
Fanny was very anxious to be useful, and not to appear above her home, or in any way disqualified or disinclined, by her foreign education, from contributing her help to its comforts, and therefore set about working for Sam immediately; and by working early and late, with perseverance and great despatch, did so much that the boy was shipped off at last, with more than half his linen ready.
The prospect of that dinner in the intimate home circle of the man he so admired had greatly interested Prince Andrew, especially as he had not yet seen Speranski in his domestic surroundings, but now he felt disinclined to go to it.
She nodded, but seemed disinclined to say more about it.
Levin sat down by them; he felt disinclined to go away.
I am greatly, greatly, disinclined to profit by it.
There was some cogent reason why every "sister" there was disinclined for company.
The others would as naturally be disinclined to a revision, which was likely to end in an increase of their own incumbrances.