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  • enclin — Enclin, Inclinatus, Procliuis, Propensus. Un entendement enclin à plaisir charnel, Ad libidinem procliue ingenium. Fort enclin à faire plaisir, Propensus ad bene merendum. Enclin ou subject à quelque maladie, Opportunus alicui morbo. Enclin à… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • propenso — (Part. pas. irreg. de propender .) ► adjetivo Que tiene propensión o tendencia: ■ es propenso a acatarrarse; tiene un carácter alegre y propenso a la risa. REG. PREPOSICIONAL + a SINÓNIMO proclive * * * propenso, a (del lat. «propensus») adj. Se… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Propense — Pro*pense , a. [L. propensus, p. p. See {Propend}.] Leaning toward, in a moral sense; inclined; disposed; prone; as, women propense to holiness. Hooker. {Pro*pense ly}, adv. {Pro*pense ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Propensely — Propense Pro*pense , a. [L. propensus, p. p. See {Propend}.] Leaning toward, in a moral sense; inclined; disposed; prone; as, women propense to holiness. Hooker. {Pro*pense ly}, adv. {Pro*pense ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Propenseness — Propense Pro*pense , a. [L. propensus, p. p. See {Propend}.] Leaning toward, in a moral sense; inclined; disposed; prone; as, women propense to holiness. Hooker. {Pro*pense ly}, adv. {Pro*pense ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • propense — adjective Etymology: Latin propensus, past participle of propendēre Date: 1528 archaic leaning or inclining toward ; disposed …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • propense — propensely, adv. propenseness n. /proh pens /, adj. Archaic. having a tendency toward; prone; inclined. [1520 30; < L propensus, ptp. of propendere to PROPEND] * * * …   Universalium

  • inclined — I adjective acquiescent, affected, agreeable, amenable, apt, assenting, bent, consenting, content, delighted, desirous, disposed, dispositioned, eager, favorable, glad, happy, leaning, liable, moved, partial to, pleased, predisposed, prepared,… …   Law dictionary

  • propensity — I noun ability, affinity, aptitude, aptness, art, attraction, bent, bias, capacity, deftness, dexterity, disposition, facility, fancy, favor, felicity, fondness, forte, genius, gift, inclination, knack, leaning, liking, mind, partiality, passion …   Law dictionary

  • propension — (pro pan sion ; en vers, de quatre syllabes) s. f. 1°   Tendance naturelle d un corps vers un autre. Tous les corps pesants ont une propension naturelle à descendre. 2°   Fig. Penchant, inclination. Propension au bien, au mal. HISTORIQUE    XVIe… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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