To see all instances of the word
used in
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
please enable javascript.

Used in
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Go to Book Vocabulary
  • —Art, said Stephen, is the human disposition of sensible or intelligible matter for an esthetic end.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Kneeling thus on the flagstone to kindle the fire and busied with the disposition of his wisps of paper and candle-butts he seemed more than ever a humble server making ready the place of sacrifice in an empty temple, a levite of the Lord.  (not reviewed by editor)

To see samples from other sources, click a sense of the word below:
as in: a kind disposition
as in: disposition of the matter
as in: disposition of the assets
as in: a disposition to learn
as in: strategic troop disposition
To see an overview of word senses, click here.

Go to Book Vocabulary Learn more easily.   Think more clearly.   Express more effectively.