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inclined
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The Hound of the Baskervilles
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as in: on an incline or incline his head Define
to be at an angle or to bend
  • Then you are yourself inclining to the supernatural explanation.

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

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unspecified meaning
  • On the whole I incline to the latter view, since the matter was evidently important, and it is unlikely that the composer of such a letter would be careless.
  • She is a heavy, solid person, very limited, intensely respectable, and inclined to be puritanical.

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  • From his knowledge of our rooms and of my appearance, as well as from his general conduct, I am inclined to think that Stapleton’s career of crime has been by no means limited to this single Baskerville affair.

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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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