incliner

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

incline +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

incliner (plural incliners)

  1. One who, or that which, inclines, especially an inclined dial.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for incliner in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin inclīnō, inclīnāre (incline, tilt). Supplanted the Old French encliner.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛ̃.kli.ne/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

incliner

  1. to incline
  2. (reflexive) to lose
  3. (reflexive) to set, to go down

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

inclīner

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of inclīnō