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indisposition


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Indisposition  \In*dis`po*si"tion\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  indisposition.] 
  1.  The  state  of  being  indisposed;  disinclination;  as  the 
  indisposition  of  two  substances  to  combine. 
 
  A  general  indisposition  towards  believing. 
  --Atterbury. 
 
  2.  A  slight  disorder  or  illness. 
 
  Rather  as  an  indisposition  in  health  than  as  any  set 
  sickness.  --Hayward. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  indisposition 
  n  1:  a  slight  illness 
  2:  a  certain  degree  of  unwillingness;  "a  reluctance  to  commit 
  himself";  "after  some  hesitation  he  agreed"  [syn:  {reluctance}, 
  {hesitancy},  {hesitation},  {disinclination}] 




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