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inclined
used in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler)

4 uses
  • I am inclined to think it is interpolated (probably by the poetess herself) from the first of lines xi.
    Footnotes (46% in)
  • Now, however, since you are inclined to ask the story of my sorrows, and rekindle my own sad memories in respect of them, I do not know how to begin, nor yet how to continue and conclude my tale, for the hand of heaven has been laid heavily upon me.
    Book 9 (2% in)
  • I was at first inclined to seize my sword, draw it, and drive it into his vitals, but I reflected that if I did we should all certainly be lost, for we should never be able to shift the stone which the monster had put in front of the door.
    Book 9 (53% in)
  • My delight was in ships, fighting, javelins, and arrows—things that most men shudder to think of; but one man likes one thing and another another, and this was what I was most naturally inclined to.
    Book 14 (43% in)

There are no more uses of "inclined" in The Odyssey by Homer - (translated by: Butler).

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