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disposition

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of disposition

  1. 1 one's characteristic attitude or mood he has a cheerful disposition and is very rarely depressed Synonyms of disposition grain, nature, temper, temperament Words Related to disposition cheer, frame, habit, humor, inclination, mode, spirit; angle, attitude, mind-set, outlook, perspective, slant, standpoint, viewpoint; emotion, feeling, heart, passion, sentiment, spirit; strain; belief, conviction, judgment (or judgement), mind, notion, opinion, persuasion, view; expression, tone, vein; character, identity, individuality, makeup, mettle, personality, selfhood, self-identity, setup; responsiveness, sensibility, sensitiveness, sensitivity

  2. 2 a habitual attraction to some activity or thing a woman with a disposition to fuss about trivial matters Synonyms of disposition affection, affinity, aptitude, bent, bias, bone, devices, inclination, genius, habitude, impulse, leaning, partiality, penchant, predilection, predisposition, proclivity, propensity, tendency, turnWords Related to disposition favor, one-sidedness, partisanship, prejudice; endowment, faculty, flair, genius, gift, knack, talent; addiction, appetite, fancy, fondness, like, liking, preference, taste; forte, speciality, specialty; convention, custom, habit, pattern, practice (also practise), routine, trick, way, wont; eccentricity, idiosyncrasy, kink, oddity, peculiarity, quirk, singularityNear Antonyms of disposition allergy, averseness, aversion, disfavor, disinclination, dislike, disliking, disrelish, distaste; detachment, impartiality, neutrality, objectivity; apathy, disinterestedness, indifference, insouciance, nonchalance, unconcern

  3. 3 the getting rid of whatever is unwanted or useless we'll have to find some means for the disposition of all of this junk Synonyms of disposition discarding, disposal, dumping, jettison, junking, removal, riddance, scrapping, throwing awayWords Related to disposition clearance, clearing; decimation, demolishment, demolition, destructionNear Antonyms of disposition accumulation, acquirement, acquisition, collection, deposit, gathering

  4. 4 the way objects in space or events in time are arranged or follow one another planned the disposition of events at her wedding with a precision that military commanders would envy Synonyms of disposition arrangement, array, disposal, order, distribution, ordering, sequence, setupWords Related to disposition continuity; precedence, priority; chain, procession, progression, succession; series; aligning (also alining), alignment (also alinement), lining up; design, layout, pattern, structure, systemNear Antonyms of disposition confusion, disorder, disorganization, disruption, upset; disconnection, disjointedness

  5. 5 an arrangement about action to be taken all that remains is a disposition regarding the custody of the two children Synonyms of disposition accord, bargain, compact, contract, convention, covenant, deal, agreement, pact, settlement, understandingWords Related to disposition charter, treaty; binder, pledge, promise; alliance, association, entente, entente cordiale, league, partnership; acceptance, approval, assent, concurrence, consent, OK (or okay)



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