tendency


tendency

noun

Definition of TENDENCY

1
an established pattern of behavior <a tendency to drop things> <a tendency to make snap judgments>
2
a prevailing or general movement or inclination <we'll be seeing a tendency for skirt lengths to get shorter this coming season>

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