borrowed from Latin prōpendēre "to hang down, (of a person) incline, dispose oneself (toward something)," from prō- pro- entry 2 + pendēre "to hang" — more at pendant
1545, in the meaning defined above
“Propend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/propend. Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.
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