Definition of given to
—used to say that a person often behaves in a specified way a man (very) much given to swearing/profanity She is given to behaving selfishly.
Word by Word Definitions
: prone, disposed
: presented as a gift : bestowed without compensation
: particular, specified
: something given
: something taken for granted : a basic condition or assumption
: in view of : considering
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