Definition of Incline


  • an inclined surface connecting two levels
  • an elevated geological formation
    "he climbed the steep slope"
    "the house was built on the side of a mountain"


  • make receptive or willing towards an action or attitude or belief
    "Their language inclines us to believe them"
  • feel favorably disposed or willing
    "She inclines to the view that people should be allowed to expres their religious beliefs"
  • be at an angle
    "The terrain sloped down"
  • lower or bend (the head or upper body), as in a nod or bow
    "She inclined her head to the student"
  • bend or turn (one's ear) towards a speaker in order to listen well
    "He inclined his ear to the wise old man"
  • have a tendency or disposition to do or be something
    be inclined
    "She tends to be nervous before her lectures"
    "These dresses run small"
    "He inclined to corpulence"
    - be given
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Incline

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Unscramble incline

28 unscramble word found using the letters incline.

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