disinclination


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Grant laughingly congratulated Miss Crawford on feeling no disinclination to the state herself.
And yet she did not like this secrecy, this disinclination upon the part of one so frank and honest as Ida to tell her what was passing.
Twice again, imperatively, he called Jerry to him, and twice again, with flattened ears of gentleness and wagging tail, Jerry good-naturedly expressed his disinclination.
And in spite of the complete, as he supposed, contempt and indifference he now felt for his wife, at the bottom of his heart, Alexey Alexandrovitch still had one feeling left in regard to her--a disinclination to see her free to throw in her lot with Vronsky, so that her crime would be to her advantage.
He noted that the Crown Prince knew the Egyptian proverb "distance is disinclination," and that the latter emphasized that all Egyptian proverbs are known in the kingdom.
This disinclination is on account of a better international and South Korean understanding of the disputed nature of this region, and the legal complexities that any investment in Gilgit Baltistan and 'Azad Kashmir,' would entail.
But - and I borrow the exact phrasing then candidate Rodrigo Duterte used when he explained to me, over a year ago, why he meets certain obligations despite a personal disinclination to do so - officials have a 'sovereign function' to discharge.
The Central Government, meanwhile, has told the HSL management on its disinclination to provide any financial support to implement the work orders.
My disinclination to use the exclamation mark has resulted in me getting very few dates.
McMahon traces the impetus behind these developments back to the notion of the disenchantment of the world--that is, the disinclination to believe in the existence of any spiritual entities--which began to grow among European thinkers in the seventeenth century.
While part of the reason for this heavy decline in the GBPUSD has been due to the resumption in USD strength throughout the global currency markets, sentiment towards the Sterling has also been eroded by the Bank of England (BoE) Deputy Governor Nemat Shafik disinclination towards a rate hike until wage growth has recovered in the UK economy.
One so powerful, apparently, that Mark Twain would repeat the claim ("unpatriotic disinclination to stand by the flag as a soldier") in an essay titled "Concerning the Jews," published a few years later.