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disposition
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disposition
Used in
The Awakening
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  • It was growing late, and there was a general disposition to disband.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • There was now an apparent disposition to relax; to widen the circle of confidences and give a more general tone to the conversation.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He did not lead the way, however, he directed the way; and he himself loitered behind with the lovers, who had betrayed a disposition to linger and hold themselves apart.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • She was a disagreeable little woman, no longer young, who had quarreled with almost every one, owing to a temper which was self-assertive and a disposition to trample upon the rights of others.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a disposition to learn
as in: a kind disposition
as in: disposition of the matter
as in: disposition of the assets
as in: strategic troop disposition
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