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Synonyms for disposition
ˌdɪs pəˈzɪʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disposition, temperament(noun)

    your usual mood

    "he has a happy disposition"

    Synonyms:
    disposal, temperament, tendency, inclination

  2. disposal, disposition(noun)

    the act or means of getting rid of something

    Synonyms:
    disposal, tendency, garbage disposal, temperament, electric pig, inclination, administration

  3. inclination, disposition, tendency(noun)

    an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others

    "he had an inclination to give up too easily"; "a tendency to be too strict"

    Synonyms:
    lean, temperament, magnetic dip, angle of dip, list, inclining, magnetic inclination, tilt, inclination, trend, angle of inclination, disposal, dip, inclination of an orbit, leaning, tendency, propensity

  4. disposition(noun)

    a natural or acquired habit or characteristic tendency in a person or thing

    "a swelling with a disposition to rupture"

    Synonyms:
    disposal, temperament, tendency, inclination

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. disposition

    Appetite is used only of the demands of the physical system, unless otherwise expressly stated, as when we say an appetite for knowledge; passion includes all excitable impulses of our nature, as anger, fear, love, hatred, etc. Appetite is thus more animal than passion; and when we speak of passions and appetites as conjoined or contrasted, we think of the appetites as wholly physical and of the passions as, in part at least, mental or spiritual. We say an appetite for food, a passion for fame. Compare DESIRE.

    Compare ANTIPATHY.

    Synonyms:
    appetency, appetite, craving, desire, impulse, inclination, liking, longing, lust, passion, proclivity, proneness, propensity, relish, thirst, zest

    Antonyms:
    antipathy, aversion, detestation, disgust, dislike, disrelish, distaste, hatred, indifference, loathing, repugnance, repulsion

    Preposition:
    He had an insatiable appetite for the marvellous.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disposition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    disposing, arranging, arrangement, classification, grouping

  2. disposition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    management, regulation, control, direction, ordering, adjustment, disposure, disposal

  3. disposition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    tendency, liability, proneness, aptness, adaptation

  4. disposition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    temper, inclination, predisposition, propensity, humor, bent, bias, turn

  5. disposition(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dispensation, distribution, bestowment

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disposition(n)

    Synonyms:
    temperament, mood, nature, willingness, readiness, inclination, arrangement, disposal, propensity, inclination, proneness, proclivity, bias, bent

    Antonyms:
    indisposition, unwillingness, disinclination

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How to use disposition in a sentence?

  1. Baruch Spinoza:

    Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.

  2. Plato:

    He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden.

  3. Aristotle:

    What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his fellow citizens, namely a disposition to virtue and the performance of virtuous actions.

  4. Menander:

    Whosoever lends a greedy ear to a slanderous report is either himself of a radically bad disposition or a mere child in sense.

  5. Bill Murdock:

    I don't agree with the disposition, i thought he should have paid more of a price than he did.


Translations for disposition

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  • ترتيبArabic
  • разоложение, разставяне, характер, склонност, нрав, предразположениеBulgarian
  • náchylnostCzech
  • Anordnung, Geistesart, Veranlagung, Neigung, Gemütsstimmung, Hang, Gemütsart, Gesinnung, Gliederung, EinteilungGerman
  • κλίση, διάταξη, διευθέτηση, ρύθμιση, ροπή, διάθεση, τάσηGreek
  • carácter, temperamento, inclinación, disposiciónSpanish
  • disposition, tempéramentFrench
  • méinIrish
  • nàdarScottish Gaelic
  • स्वभावHindi
  • diszpozícióHungarian
  • watakIndonesian
  • disposizioneItalian
  • מHebrew
  • 配置Japanese
  • Korean
  • gezindheidDutch
  • dispoziție, dispozitiv, înclinațieRomanian
  • расстановка, темперамент, расположение, нрав, размещение, склонность, характер, предрасположениеRussian
  • eğilimTurkish
  • فطرتUrdu
  • bố tríVietnamese
  • 性格Chinese
  • inhliziyoZulu

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