proclive

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin proclivis (sloping, inclined).

Adjective[edit]

proclive (comparative more proclive, superlative most proclive)

  1. Having a tendency by nature; prone; proclivous.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin proclivis

Adjective[edit]

proclive m, f (masculine and feminine plural proclivi)

  1. (literary) prone

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

prōclīve

  1. nominative neuter singular of prōclīvis
  2. accusative neuter singular of prōclīvis
  3. vocative neuter singular of prōclīvis

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin proclivis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɾo̞ˈkliβe̞/

Adjective[edit]

proclive m, f (plural proclives)

  1. inclined, prone

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