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propensity
used in The Awakening

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Definition
an inclination to behave in a certain way
  • Edna often wondered at one propensity which sometimes had inwardly disturbed her without causing any outward show or manifestation on her part.
    Chapter 7 (65% in)
  • And he related the story of Alcee Arobin and the consul's wife; and another about the tenor of the French Opera, who received letters which should never have been written; and still other stories, grave and gay, till Mrs. Pontellier and her possible propensity for taking young men seriously was apparently forgotten.
    Chapter 8 (34% in)

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