Definitions for proclivityproʊˈklɪv ɪ ti

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. proclivity, propensity, leaning(noun)

    a natural inclination

    "he has a proclivity for exaggeration"


  1. proclivity(Noun)

    A predisposition or natural inclination, propensity, or a predilection; especially refers to a strong disposition or bent.

  2. Origin: From pro + clivus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proclivity(noun)

    inclination; propensity; proneness; tendency

  2. Proclivity(noun)

    readiness; facility; aptitude

  3. Origin: [L. proclivitas: cf. F. proclivit.]

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