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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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inclined
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Othello, the Moor of Venice
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as in: on an incline or incline his head Define
to be at an angle or to bend
  • Hold your hands, Both you of my inclining and the rest: Were it my cue to fight, I should have known it Without a prompter.
  • For ’tis most easy The inclining Desdemona to subdue In any honest suit: she’s fram’d as fruitful As the free elements.

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  • I climbed down the incline.
  • She inclined her head to indicate her agreement.

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  • This to hear Would Desdemona seriously incline: But still the house affairs would draw her thence; Which ever as she could with haste despatch, She’d come again, and with a greedy ear Devour up my discourse; which I observing, Took once a pliant hour; and found good means To draw from her a prayer of earnest heart That I would all my pilgrimage dilate, Whereof by parcels she had something heard, But not intentively; I did consent; And often did beguile her of her tears, When I didů

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as in: I'm inclined to Define
a tendency; in the mood; or an attitude that favors something
as in: on an incline or incline his head Define
to be at an angle or to bend
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