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prone
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Persuasion
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  • She had no resources for solitude; and inheriting a considerable share of the Elliot self-importance, was very prone to add to every other distress that of fancying herself neglected and ill-used.

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as in: prone to Define
having a tendency (to do something)
as in: prone position Define
lying face downward
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