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ADJECTIVE (2)

1. having made preparations;
- Example: "prepared to take risks"
[syn: disposed(p), fain, inclined(p), prepared]

2. (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward;
- Example: "he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"
- Example: "I am not minded to answer any questions"
[syn: apt(p), disposed(p), given(p), minded(p), tending(p)]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Dispose \Dis*pose"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disposed; p. pr. & vb. n. Disposing.] [F. disposer; pref. dis- + poser to place. See Pose.] 1. To distribute and put in place; to arrange; to set in order; as, to dispose the ships in the form of a crescent. [1913 Webster] Who hath disposed the whole world? --Job xxxiv. 13. [1913 Webster] All ranged in order and disposed with grace. --Pope. [1913 Webster] The rest themselves in troops did else dispose. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To regulate; to adjust; to settle; to determine. [1913 Webster] The knightly forms of combat to dispose. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] 3. To deal out; to assign to a use; to bestow for an object or purpose; to apply; to employ; to dispose of. [1913 Webster] Importuned him that what he designed to bestow on her funeral, he would rather dispose among the poor. --Evelyn. [1913 Webster] 4. To give a tendency or inclination to; to adapt; to cause to turn; especially, to incline the mind of; to give a bent or propension to; to incline; to make inclined; -- usually followed by to, sometimes by for before the indirect object. [1913 Webster] Endure and conquer; Jove will soon dispose To future good our past and present woes. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Suspicions dispose kings to tyranny, husbands to jealousy, and wise men to irresolution and melancholy. --Bacon. [1913 Webster] To dispose of. (a) To determine the fate of; to exercise the power of control over; to fix the condition, application, employment, etc. of; to direct or assign for a use. [1913 Webster] Freedom to order their actions and dispose of their possessions and persons. --Locke. (b) To exercise finally one's power of control over; to pass over into the control of some one else, as by selling; to alienate; to part with; to relinquish; to get rid of; as, to dispose of a house; to dispose of one's time. [1913 Webster] More water . . . than can be disposed of. --T. Burnet. [1913 Webster] I have disposed of her to a man of business. --Tatler. [1913 Webster] A rural judge disposed of beauty's prize. --Waller. Syn: To set; arrange; order; distribute; adjust; regulate; adapt; fit; incline; bestow; give. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Disposed \Dis*posed"\, p. a. 1. Inclined; minded. [1913 Webster] When he was disposed to pass into Achaia. --Acts xviii. 27. [1913 Webster] 2. Inclined to mirth; jolly. [Obs.] --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] Well disposed, in good condition; in good health. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

disposed adj 1: having made preparations; "prepared to take risks" [syn: disposed(p), fain, inclined(p), prepared] 2: (usually followed by `to') naturally disposed toward; "he is apt to ignore matters he considers unimportant"; "I am not minded to answer any questions" [syn: apt(p), disposed(p), given(p), minded(p), tending(p)]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

84 Moby Thesaurus words for "disposed": acquiescent, agreeable, alacritous, aligned, amenable, apt, apt to, ardent, arranged, arrayed, assorted, bent, calculated to, categorized, classified, compliant, composed, consenting, constituted, content, cooperative, disposed to, dispositioned, docile, eager, enthusiastic, fain, favorable, favorably disposed, favorably inclined, fixed, forward, game, given, given to, graded, grouped, harmonized, in the mind, in the mood, inclined, inclined to, liable, liable to, likely, likely to, marshaled, methodized, minded, minded to, normalized, ordered, orderly, organized, placed, pliant, predisposed, predisposed to, prompt, prone, prone to, quick, ranged, ranked, ready, ready and willing, ready to, receptive, regularized, regulated, responsive, routinized, sorted, standardized, subject, synchronized, systematized, tractable, well-disposed, well-inclined, willed, willing, willinghearted, zealous