inclined

If you're inclined to do something, you want to do it, you like doing it, and you may even have an inherent talent for doing it. Alternatively, if the sidewalk outside your house is inclined, that means it slopes upward.

Inclined means that you're likely to do something, you're leaning toward doing it, or you do it habitually. If you're inclined to eat too much at Thanksgiving, you're not alone. If you're inclined to want to join the Iditarod dog sled race, get a warm jacket. Inclined can also be an adjective describing something that's at an angle. If a ramp is inclined, it's on a slant, sloping up toward something else.

Definitions of inclined
  1. adjective
    at an angle to the horizontal or vertical position
    “an inclined plane”
    Synonyms:
    gradual
    (of a topographical gradient) not steep or abrupt
    atilt, canted, leaning, tilted, tipped
    departing or being caused to depart from the true vertical or horizontal
    aslant, aslope, diagonal, slanted, slanting, sloped, sloping
    having an oblique or slanted direction
    high-pitched
    set at a sharp or high angle or slant
    low-pitched
    set at a low angle or slant
    monoclinal
    of a geological structure in which all strata are inclined in the same direction
    pitched
    set at a slant
    salient
    represented as leaping (rampant but leaning forward)
    sidelong
    inclining or directed to one side
    skew, skewed
    having an oblique or slanting direction or position
    oblique
    slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled
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    horizontal
    parallel to or in the plane of the horizon or a base line
    perpendicular, vertical
    at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line
    steep
    having a sharp inclination
    crosswise
    in the shape of (a horizontal piece on) a cross
    flat
    horizontally level
    level
    being on a precise horizontal plane
    naiant, swimming
    applied to a fish depicted horizontally
    plumb
    exactly vertical
    upended
    turned up on end
    unsloped, upright
    in a vertical position; not sloping
    straight
    having no deviations
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  2. adjective
    (often followed by `to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency
    “wasn't inclined to believe the excuse”
    inclined to be moody”
    Synonyms:
    apt, disposed, given, minded, tending
    (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward
    fond, partial
    (followed by `of' or `to') having a strong preference or liking for
    prone
    having a tendency (to); often used in combination
    accident-prone
    having more than the average number of accidents
    willing
    disposed or inclined toward
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    Antonyms:
    disinclined
    unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval
    negative
    expressing or consisting of a negation or refusal or denial
    afraid
    having feelings of aversion or unwillingness
    antipathetic, antipathetical, averse, indisposed, loath, loth
    (usually followed by `to') strongly opposed
    reluctant
    disinclined to become involved
    unwilling
    not disposed or inclined toward
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  3. adjective
    having made preparations
    synonyms: disposed, fain, prepared
    willing
    disposed or inclined toward
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