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Incline (v. i.) To deviate from a line, direction, or course, toward an object; to lean; to tend; as, converging lines incline toward each other; a road inclines to the north or south.
Incline (v. i.) Fig.: To lean or tend, in an intellectual or moral sense; to favor an opinion, a course of conduct, or a person; to have a propensity or inclination; to be disposed.
Incline (v. i.) To bow; to incline the head.
Incline (v. t.) To cause to deviate from a line, position, or direction; to give a leaning, bend, or slope to; as, incline the column or post to the east; incline your head to the right.
Incline (v. t.) To impart a tendency or propensity to, as to the will or affections; to turn; to dispose; to influence.
Incline (v. t.) To bend; to cause to stoop or bow; as, to incline the head or the body in acts of reverence or civility.
Incline (n.) An inclined plane; an ascent o/ descent; a grade or gradient; a slope.
Inclined (imp. & p. p.) of Incline
Inclined (p. p. & a.) Having a leaning or tendency towards, or away from, a thing; disposed or moved by wish, desire, or judgment; as, a man inclined to virtue.
Inclined (p. p. & a.) Making an angle with some line or plane; -- said of a line or plane.
Inclined (p. p. & a.) Bent out of a perpendicular position, or into a curve with the convex side uppermost.