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in·clined

 (ĭn-klīnd′)
adj.
1. Sloping, slanting, or leaning.
2. Having a preference, disposition, or tendency: lobbied the positively inclined senators to push for the bill's passage.

inclined

(ɪnˈklaɪnd)
adj
1. (often foll by: to) having a disposition; tending
2. sloping or slanting

in•clined

(ɪnˈklaɪnd)

adj.
1. deviating in direction from the horizontal or vertical; sloping.
2. disposed; of a mind: He was inclined to stay.
3. tending in a direction that makes an angle with a plane or line.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inclined - (often followed by `to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency; "wasn't inclined to believe the excuse"; "inclined to be moody"
willing - disposed or inclined toward; "a willing participant"; "willing helpers"
disinclined - unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval; "disinclined to say anything to anybody"
2.inclined - at an angle to the horizontal or vertical position; "an inclined plane"
gradual - (of a topographical gradient) not steep or abrupt; "a gradual slope"
oblique - slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled; "the oblique rays of the winter sun"; "acute and obtuse angles are oblique angles"; "the axis of an oblique cone is not perpendicular to its base"
horizontal - parallel to or in the plane of the horizon or a base line; "a horizontal surface"
vertical, perpendicular - at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line; "a vertical camera angle"; "the monument consists of two vertical pillars supporting a horizontal slab"; "measure the perpendicular height"
3.inclined - having made preparations; "prepared to take risks"
willing - disposed or inclined toward; "a willing participant"; "willing helpers"

inclined

adjective
1. disposed, given, prone, likely, subject, liable, apt, predisposed, tending towards He was inclined to self-pity.
2. willing, minded, ready, disposed, of a mind (informal) I am inclined to agree with Alan.

inclined

adjective
Having or showing a tendency or likelihood:
Translations

inclined

[ɪnˈklaɪnd] ADJ
1. (= tilted) → inclinado
2. (= apt) to be inclined to do sthtener tendencia a hacer algo, tender a hacer algo
he was inclined to be moodytenía tendencia or tendía a sufrir cambios de humor, era propenso a los cambios de humor
it is inclined to breaktiene tendencia a romperse
3. (= disposed) to be inclined to do sth: I'm inclined to believe youestoy dispuesto a creerte
I'm inclined to agreeyo me inclino a pensar lo mismo
I'm inclined to think thatme inclino a pensar que ...
to be academically inclinedestar dotado para los estudios
to be artistically inclinedtener inclinaciones artísticas
I didn't feel at all inclined to go outno me apetecía nada salir, no tenía ninguna gana de salir
if you feel so inclinedsi te apetece; (more formal) → si así lo deseas
to be musically inclinedtener inclinación por or hacia la música
Florence is full of art galleries, if you are that way inclinedFlorencia está llena de museos, si eso es lo que te interesa
I'm inclined toward the latter explanationme inclino por la última explicación
to be favourably inclined toward sth/sbver algo/a algn con buenos ojos

inclined

[ɪnˈklaɪnd] adj
(= disposed) if you are so inclined ... → si le cœur vous en dit ..., si l'envie vous en prend ...
If you are so inclined, you can watch TV → Si le cœur vous en dit, vous pouvez regarder la télé., Si cela vous tente vous pouvez regarder la télé.
to feel inclined to do sth (= wish) → avoir envie de faire qch
not to be inclined to do sth (= unwilling to) → ne pas être enclin(e) à faire qch
He is not inclined to go into detail → Il est peu enclin à entrer dans les détails.
to be well inclined towards sb → être bien disposé(e) à l'égard de qn
(= tend) to be inclined to do sth (= often do sth) → avoir tendance à faire qch
He's inclined to arrive late → Il a tendance à arriver en retard. (= tend to do sth)
I'm inclined to agree → J'aurais tendance à être d'accord.
to be inclined to sth (= have a tendency towards) [+ feeling] → être enclin(e) à qch
(= talented) to be artistically inclined → avoir la fibre artistique
academically inclined → doué(e) pour les études

inclined

adj
to be inclined to do something (= feel that one wishes to)Lust haben, etw zu tun, etw tun wollen; (= have tendency to)dazu neigen, etw zu tun; they are inclined to be latesie kommen gern zu spät, sie neigen zum Zuspätkommen; I am inclined to think that …ich neige zu der Ansicht, dass …; I’m inclined to disagreeich möchte da doch widersprechen; I am not inclined to approve of thisich bin nicht geneigt, das gutzuheißen; I’m inclined to believe youich möchte Ihnen gern glauben; it’s inclined to breakdas bricht leicht; if you feel inclinedwenn Sie Lust haben or dazu aufgelegt sind; to be well or favourably (Brit) or favorably (US) inclined toward(s) somebodyjdm geneigt or gewogen sein; he is inclined towards our viewpointer ist unserer Ansicht zugeneigt; if you’re that way inclinedwenn Ihnen so etwas liegt; mathematically/artistically inclinedmathematisch/künstlerisch veranlagt; to be romantically inclinedeine romantische Ader haben
(= at an angle)geneigt; planegeneigt, schräg; inclined towards the sun (hemisphere)der Sonne zugewandt

inclined

[ɪnˈklaɪnd] adj
a. (liable, apt) to be inclined to do sthessere incline a fare qc; (out of habit) → tendere a fare qc; (from preference) → essere propenso/a a fare qc
it is inclined to break → ha la tendenza a rompersi
b. (gifted) artistically/musically inclinedportato/a per l'arte/la musica
c. (disposed) if you feel so inclinedse lo desideri, se ne hai voglia
to be well inclined towards sb → essere ben disposto/a verso qn
References in classic literature ?
Everyone seemed rather out of sorts and inclined to croak.
From childhood she had been inclined to fits of temper and when not angry she was often morose and si- lent.
Shimerda was inclined to make trouble-- her son was still under age--she would be forestalled.
Old Monsieur Farival was up, and was more than half inclined to do anything that suggested itself.
While his auditors received a cheering assurance of the security of their place of concealment from this untutored description of Glenn's,* they were much inclined to judge differently from Hawkeye, of its wild beauties.
They missed at first, I fear, the chivalrous and loyal devotion that had only amused them at Devil's Ford, and were the more inclined, I think, to distrust the conscious and more civilized gallantry of the better dressed and more carefully presented men they met.
As her rigid and rusty frame goes down upon its hands and knees, in quest of the absconding marbles, we positively feel so much the more inclined to shed tears of sympathy, from the very fact that we must needs turn aside and laugh at her.
Meanwhile, they shall be at the command of any gentleman, inclined and competent, to take the unprofitable labour off my hands.
She had not given me the slip for any small adventure, and, since the day of the very great one that I had shared with her by the pond, I had been aware, in our walks, of the quarter to which she most inclined.
I have given thee a hint about what whaling is; do ye yet feel inclined for it?
Regarding the Sperm whale's head as a solid oblong, you may, on an inclined plane, sideways divide it into two quoins, whereof the lower is the bony structure, forming the cranium and jaws, and the upper an unctuous mass wholly free from bones; its broad forward end forming the expanded vertical apparent forehead of the whale.
He wanted me to help him out, but I hope you will excuse me, sir, I did not feel inclined to do so.