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inclined
used in The Sunlight Dialogues

9 uses
  • "As for my own investigations, I'm inclining more and more to the persuasion that the center of it all is Time.
    20 — Winged Figure Carrying Sacrificial Animal (73% in)
  • "A ball on an inclined plane," he said.
    2 — When the Exorcist Shall Go to the House of the Patient... (62% in)
  • ...grinning at the firm, responsible solidity of the newly wired-up round of a chair (the veritable image of his soul: good wire, no loop without its function, a small detail in relation to the whole but necessary, however distasteful to people inclined toward elegance, and admirable in its small way: superfluously strung: final) so that, knowing he was not his father, he had been satisfied with what he was, had cleverly revelled in it: had not built huge barns as the Congressman did—the...
    3 — Lion Emerging from Cage (2% in)
  • The policemen, it turned out, were inclined to believe Nick Slater's story, if only to be rid of him.
    3 — Lion Emerging from Cage (44% in)
  • He was not brave, especially, yet not cowardly either: his awareness that the gun was there on his hip made up for the shortness of stature which, before he'd joined the Police Force, had inclined him to leave trouble alone whenever possible.
    5 — Hunting Wild Asses (20% in)
  • Hate as freely as you love, by inclination.
    7 — The Dialogue on Wood and Stone (75% in)
  • His wife was of a different inclination, of course, not only with respect to eating but with respect to almost everything in life.
    14 — The Wilderness (56% in)
  • If he'd loved Millie once, the part of him that had inclined, overmatched, toward darkness and war was long dead and buried, and he was grateful.
    15 — The Dialogue of the Dead (27% in)
  • Ah, pity! one might say, if one were sentimentally inclined.
    15 — The Dialogue of the Dead (84% in)

There are no more uses of "inclined" in The Sunlight Dialogues.

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