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disposed

[dih-spohzd] /dɪˈspoʊzd/
adjective
1.
having a certain inclination or disposition; inclined (usually followed by to or an infinitive):
a man disposed to like others.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English. See dispose, -ed2
Related forms
disposedly, adverb
disposedness, noun
half-disposed, adjective
nondisposed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for half disposed

disposed

/dɪˈspəʊzd/
adjective
1.
  1. having an inclination as specified (towards something)
  2. (in combination) well-disposed
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Word Origin and History for half disposed
disposed
mid-14c., inclined, in the mood, pp. adj. from dispose. Meaning in a certain condition is late 14c., arranged is 15c.
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