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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person's usual nature.

Usage examples (12)
  • A cloudy day is no match for a sunny disposition.
  • He has a happy disposition
  • A swelling with a disposition to rupture
  • As filmmakers, the disposition is a lot more mature. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The old man had a nasty "disposition" (one's temperament) while giving the "deposition" (testimony given under oath) to the attorneys.
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