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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 ?
If those who are inclined to consult their jealousy only, would exercise it in a careful inspection of the several State constitutions, they would find little less room for disquietude and alarm, from the latitude which most of them allow in respect to elections, than from the latitude which is proposed to be allowed to the national government in the same respect.
Sometimes pondering over this, I am in some degree inclined to their opinion.
Unhinge the lower jaw, and the side view of this skull is as the side view of a moderately inclined plane resting throughout on a level base.
Verde inclined guide-light changes from 1st proximo to triple flash--green white green--in place of occulting red as heretofore.
He was of a fat habit, even from boyhood, and inclined to a cheerful and cursory reading of the face of life; and possibly this attitude of mind was the original cause of his misfortunes.
Nor is there, perhaps, more of truth in the opinion of those who derive the partiality which women are inclined to show to the brave, from this excess of their fear.
Then he felt inclined to quench a little thirst, and to break off for himself a cluster of grapes.
The term 'Savage' is, I conceive, often misapplied, and indeed, when I consider the vices, cruelties, and enormities of every kind that spring up in the tainted atmosphere of a feverish civilization, I am inclined to think that so far as the relative wickedness of the parties is concerned, four or five Marquesan Islanders sent to the United States as Missionaries might be quite as useful as an equal number of Americans despatched to the Islands in a similar capacity.
The mistress of the house was moved with compassion, and inclined to have let me go, and had almost persuaded her husband to it also, but the saucy wenches were run, even before they were sent, and had fetched a constable, and then the master said he could not go back, I must go before a justice, and answered his wife that he might come into trouble himself if he should let me go.
Some approached pure blanching; some had a bluish pallor; some worn by the older characters (which had possibly lain by folded for many a year) inclined to a cadaverous tint, and to a Georgian style.
The autumn air, blithe and vivacious, elated Philip; and when towards mid-day they stood in the great court-yard of the Louvre, he felt inclined to cry like Flanagan: To hell with art.
If he were inclined to resist the summons, he would fall or be made to fall a second or third time.