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ˌpri dɪˈspoʊzpre·dis·pose

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. predisposeverb

    make susceptible

    "This illness predisposes you to gain weight"

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  1. predisposeverb

    Synonyms:
    incline, dispose, bias, fit, prepare, make ready

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  1. List of paraphrases for "predispose":

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  1. Leana Wen:

    On the other hand, many people may still prioritize not contracting Covid-19 because of the risk of long-haul symptoms, they may also have underlying medical conditions that predispose to more severe outcomes themselves, or they may live with others who are more vulnerable and want to reduce their risk to those around them.

  2. Edgar Cayce:

    Healing of the physical without the change in the mental and spiritual aspects brings little real help to the individual in the end. How true, because the mind and the body imprint and imitate each other. What we think, we become. What we become, we think. It's an insidious process that can predispose us to illness or it can lead us to health.

  3. Mayana Zatz:

    The third possibility that we want to investigate is that certain genes predispose the child to microcephaly, and they are altered by the presence of the Zika virus.

  4. Andrew MacGinnitie:

    It's possible that sucking on a pacifier is correlated with other, more important factors that predispose or protect against allergens.

  5. Peter Muennig:

    Even relatively low levels of exposure may rob children of IQ points and predispose them to violent behavior later in life.


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