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Detailed Synonyms for tendency in English

tendency:

tendency [the ~] noun

  1. the tendency
    the intent; the meaning; the tendency; the purport; the sense; the tenor; the stature
  2. the tendency
    the tendency; the inclination; the trend; the tenor
  3. the tendency
    the tendency; the inclination; the purport; the tenor; the trend; the signification; the meaning; the sense
  4. the tendency
    the tendency; the drift
  5. the tendency
    the tendency; the trend; the tenor
  6. the tendency
    – a characteristic likelihood of or natural disposition toward a certain condition or character or effect 1
    the tendency; the inclination
    – a characteristic likelihood of or natural disposition toward a certain condition or character or effect 1
    • tendency [the ~] noun
      • fabric with a tendency to shrink1
    • inclination [the ~] noun
      • the alkaline inclination of the local waters1
  7. the tendency
    – an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others 1
    the tendency; the disposition; the inclination
    – an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others 1
  8. the tendency
    – an inclination to do something 1
    the tendency; the leaning; the propensity
    – an inclination to do something 1
  9. the tendency
    – a general direction in which something tends to move 1
    the tendency; the trend
    – a general direction in which something tends to move 1
    • tendency [the ~] noun
      • the shoreward tendency of the current1
    • trend [the ~] noun
      • the trend of the stock market1

tendency

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Related Definitions for "tendency":

  1. a characteristic likelihood of or natural disposition toward a certain condition or character or effect1
    • fabric with a tendency to shrink1
  2. an attitude of mind especially one that favors one alternative over others1
    • a tendency to be too strict1
  3. an inclination to do something1
  4. a general direction in which something tends to move1
    • the shoreward tendency of the current1

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