Definition of disinclined
: unwilling because of mild dislike or disapproval
Examples of disinclined in a Sentence
disinclined to pay his friends a visit without calling first
Recent Examples of disinclined from the Web
Those disinclined to travel south (or north) on OR 217 to meet back up with Interstate 5 might try West Burnside or Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway, depending on the destination.
Instead, Merkel is starting to make the case for a different E.U., one that is stronger, more self-reliant and disinclined to look to the United States for leadership.
One of several things Trump’s showdown with Comey calls into question is whether this arrangement is still enough to ensure a reasonable level of F.B.I. independence — especially under a president disinclined to observe political norms.
For its part, Intel may have felt disinclined to cross any more swords with the government.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'disinclined'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of disinclined
Synonym Discussion of disinclined
DISINCLINED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of disinclined for English Language Learners
: not wanting to do something : not inclined to do something
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up disinclined? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).