adjective[predic., usually with infinitive]
- 1Inclined or willing: James didn’t seem disposed to take the hintMore example sentences
- As I said in one of the comments, I know someone who used to be in the armed branch of the police, and I'm disposed to think well of them.
- This important attention to formation of the kind of moral character that is subjectively disposed to think and act in certain positive ways is close to the territory that I want to explore.
- You should also keep in mind that some Claimants may be more disposed to attend their GP or take time off work than others, even with similar symptoms.
- 1.1 [with submodifier] Having a specified attitude to or towards: he is favourably disposed towards the proposalsMore example sentences
- Bishops, like most people, are often dilatory and strongly disposed toward avoiding controversy.
- Even though this may add a blow or a financial cost, if the Court feels disposed that this is a case that justifies it, to outline a proper standard would, in the long run, only improve the functioning of the Legal Aid service.
- Both adverse and favourably disposed critics generally agree that Basic has three weaknesses.