Definition of propensity in English:
noun (plural propensities)
An inclination or natural tendency to behave in a particular way: a propensity for violence [with infinitive]: their innate propensity to attack one another
More example sentences
- Those that succeed do so with grace and with what seems to be a natural propensity to invent.
- It is better to look for those tulips with a natural propensity for repeat performance.
- On the other side of the coin, restrictive policies bring about an inhibiting econo-socio-political environment, which restrains the blossoming of a society's natural propensities.
Words that rhyme with propensitydensity, immensity, tensity
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.