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proclivity

pro·cliv·i·ty

proclivity

 
 
pronunciation:
pr klI vih ti
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part of speech: noun
inflections: proclivities
definition: a natural tendency or inclination; propensity or predisposition.
His proclivity is to work late into the night and then sleep through the morning.
similar words:
inclination, instinct, leaning, penchant, propensity, tendency, turn
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