Definition of Inclinings
1. inclining [n] - See also: inclining
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inclinings
Literary usage of Inclinings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An American Anthology, 1787-1900: Selections Illustrating the Editor's by Edmund Clarence Stedman (1900)
"... or sings a holy hymn, Full of rich promise, au he walks behind The fatal axe with face of goodly cheer, And kind inclinings of his saintly ear. ..."
2. The Edinburgh Review by Sydney Smith (1836)
"... only for reasons to justify their previous inclinings, to imbibe principles and digest arguments which are impressed on their understandings for ever, ..."
3. Memoir and Letters of Charles Sumner by Edward Lillie Pierce, Charles Sumner (1893)
"... then quite a young girl, he talked much concerning her studies, and afterwards sought, by his letters, to foster her literary inclinings. ..."