1. unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval
; - Example: "disinclined to say anything to anybody"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Disincline \Dis`in*cline"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disinclined;
p. pr. & vb. n. Disinclining.]
To incline away the affections of; to excite a slight
aversion in; to indispose; to make unwilling; to alienate.
Careful . . . to disincline them from any reverence or
affection to the Queen. --Clarendon.
To social scenes by nature disinclined. --Cowper.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval;
"disinclined to say anything to anybody" [ant:
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
47 Moby Thesaurus words for "disinclined":
afraid, allergic, antipathetic, at odds, averse, backward, balking,
boggling, cursory, differing, disaffected, disagreeing,
disenchanted, disobedient, displeased, doubtful, dubious, forced,
fractious, hesitant, hostile, indisposed, indocile, involuntary,
loath, mutinous, not charmed, objecting, opposed, opposing,
perfunctory, protesting, put off, recalcitrant, refractory,
reluctant, resistant, resisting, shy, sticking, stickling, sulky,
sullen, unconsenting, unfriendly, unsympathetic, unwilling