Definition of Tendency


  • a general direction in which something tends to move
    "the shoreward tendency of the current"
    "the trend of the stock market"
  • a characteristic likelihood of or natural disposition toward a certain condition or character or effect
    "the alkaline inclination of the local waters"
    "fabric with a tendency to shrink"
  • an inclination to do something
    "he felt leanings toward frivolity"
  • an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others
    "he had an inclination to give up too easily"
    "a tendency to be too strict"
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Unscramble tendency

73 unscramble word found using the letters tendency.

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