from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- intransitive v. Obsolete To have a propensity; incline or tend.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To incline or lean.
- v. To be inclined; to have a propensity to.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To lean toward a thing; to be favorably inclined or disposed; to incline; to tend.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To lean forward; incline; he propense or disposed in favor of anything.
Latin prōpendēre : prō-, forward; see pro-1 + pendēre, to hang; see (s)pen- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin prōpendēre. (Wiktionary)