noun (plural propensities)
An inclination or natural tendency to behave in a particular way: his 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.