|part of speech:
||a natural or inborn tendency, aptitude, or preference (often fol. by to or for).
He always had a propensity to lie, even when he had no need to cover up anything.
- aptitude, bent, disposition, inclination, penchant, predisposition, proclivity, tendency
- similar words:
- capability, capacity, cast, gift, instinct, knack, leaning, predilection, preference, talent, turn, weakness
||ability, affinity, appetite, bias, characteristic, faculty, flair, partiality, urge, warp