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dispose
used in Frankenstein

2 meanings, 2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
disposed the troops along...
Definition
the arrangement, positioning, or use of things
  • We visited the wondrous cave and the little cabinets of natural history, where the curiosities are disposed in the same manner as in the collections at Servox and Chamounix.
    Chapter 19 (47% in)
disposed = arranged or positioned
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2  —1 use as in:
Is she disposed to help?
Definition
inclined (with a tendency to; or in the mood to)
  • Perhaps during former years he had suffered from the late-discovered unworthiness of one beloved and so was disposed to set a greater value on tried worth.
    Chapter 1 (37% in)
disposed = inclined (having a state of mind that favors doing something)
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