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Definitions and Synonyms of be given | Another word for be given | What is be given?

Definition 1: have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined - [verb of stative]

Samples where be given or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She tends to be nervous before her lectures
  • These dresses run small
  • He inclined to corpulence

Synonyms for be given in the sense of this definition

(be given is a kind of ...) have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

"John is rich" "This is not a good answer"

(... is a kind of be given ) be willing or inclined to accept

"He did not take kindly to my critical remarks"

(... is a kind of be given ) be given to

"She suffers from a tendency to talk too much"

(... is a kind of be given ) move toward

"The conversation gravitated towards politics"

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