What does the word disinclination mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Unwillingness.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A version; unwillingness.

Usage examples for disinclination

  1. He still causes his mother some concern by his utter disinclination for the society of young women, but I know of no other fault with which to reproach him. – The Opinions of a Philosopher by Robert Grant
  2. She sometimes makes a skeleton of her work first, not always; and very often forces herself to work in spite of disinclination. – Methods of Authors by Hugo Erichsen
  3. Perceiving my disinclination to his near neighbourhood, he set himself to play with it. – The Beetle A Mystery by Richard Marsh