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incline
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Gone with the Wind
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incline
Used in
Gone with the Wind
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  • But Rhett showed no inclination to make Bonnie behave.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Scarlett's eyes grew misty when, at last, they reached the bottom of a gentle incline, for just over the rise lay Tara!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Scarlett was inclined to be irritated with the child and favored a spanking.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But none of the soldiers had ever heard of them nor were they inclined to talk about the missing.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Neither Frank nor Scarlett had mentioned Tony's brief visit, so the old lady could have revealed nothing, even had she been so inclined.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Some day when the present emergency was over, she would play with him, tell him stories and teach him his A B C's but now she did not have the time or the soul or the inclination.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The more sentimental were inclined to view that the black sheep of the Butler family had repented of his evil ways and was making an attempt to atone for his sins.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was built by slave labor, a clumsy sprawling building that crowned the rise of ground overlooking the green incline of pasture land running down to the river; and it pleased Gerald greatly, for, even when new, it wore a look of mellowed years.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For this and other reasons, Gerald's family was not inclined to view the fatal outcome of this quarrel as anything very serious, except for the fact that it was charged with serious consequences.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: on an incline or incline his head
as in: I`m inclined to
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