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adjective inclined pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈklaɪnd/
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  1. 1
    [never before noun] feeling that you want to do something
    inclined to do something:

    Karen didn’t feel inclined to help.

    if someone is so inclined (=if someone wants to do something):

    A full fitness suite is available for your use, if you are so inclined.

    be more/less inclined to do something:

    Younger people seem more inclined to save money than their parents.

    be strongly inclined to do something:

    I was strongly inclined to ignore the letter.

  2. 2
    tending to behave in a particular way or to be interested in a particular thing
    inclined to do something:

    Joe is inclined to be moody.

    Most animals are inclined to run when they feel threatened or frightened.

    inclined toward:

    Some people are more inclined toward philosophy than others.

  3. 3
    someone who is technically inclined, musically inclined, etc. is good at or interested in technical work, music, etc.

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