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1. Having a preference, disposition, or tendency: "a frontier population that was more disposed to risk taking" (George Black).
2. Thrown out; discarded: disposed diapers.
a. having an inclination as specified (towards something)
b. (in combination): well-disposed.
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|Adj.||1.||disposed - having made preparations; "prepared to take risks"|
willing - disposed or inclined toward; "a willing participant"; "willing helpers"
|2.||disposed - (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward; "he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions"|
inclined - (often followed by `to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency; "wasn't inclined to believe the excuse"; "inclined to be moody"
to be disposed to do something (= prepared) → bereit sein, etw zu tun; (= inclined) → etw tun wollen; to be well or favourably (Brit) or favorably (US) disposed to(wards) somebody → jdm wohlgesinnt sein; to be well or favourably (Brit) or favorably (US) disposed to(wards) something → einer Sache (dat) → wohlwollend gegenüberstehen ? also ill-disposed