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disincline

[dis-in-klahyn] /ˌdɪs ɪnˈklaɪn/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), disinclined, disinclining.
1.
to make or be averse or unwilling:
Your rudeness disinclines me to grant your request.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; dis-1 + incline
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British Dictionary definitions for disincline

disincline

/ˌdɪsɪnˈklaɪn/
verb
1.
to make or be unwilling, reluctant, or averse
Derived Forms
disinclination (ˌdɪsɪnklɪˈneɪʃən) noun
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Word Origin and History for disincline
v.

1640s, from dis- + incline (v.). Related: Disinclined; disinclining.

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