Translation of tendency in Spanish:
noun plural -cies
- 1.1 tendency to +
infinitivehe has a tendency to put on weighttendencia a+ infinitivethe tendency for sons to imitate their fatherstiene tendencia or propensión a engordartendencyla tendencia a que los hijos sigan los pasos de sus padres towardsomething1.2tendencia haciaalgoalso: tendencies plural(proclivities) See examples: artistic tendenciescriminal tendenciesinclinaciones (feminine plural) artísticastendencias (feminine plural) delictivasExample sentences
- The human race has a pervasive tendency towards religious conviction.
- I have a tendency to scratch vigorously behind my right knee when distracted.
- He has a tendency to be ruthless when he has tired of a girlfriend.
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