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These interactions have shaped everything about llamas, from the length and color of their wool to their dispositions and reproductive habits.

In “Far From Home,” Scott Gurian, a former public radio reporter, roams the earth with his recording equipment, passport and unflappable disposition — he rarely gets rattled, even when his radiator tank springs a leak in Iran.

He brought the friendly, self-effacing, and easygoing disposition of a native Californian and little more.

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This form of disposition has been proven to destroy coronaviruses by heat in a really relatively short period of time.

Emergencies can prop up at any moment, requiring a very calm disposition even when your life and your crewmates’ lives are at stake.

Unfortunately, his cheerful disposition only gets him so far.

So far, neither America nor Europe has shown much disposition to bear the inevitable costs of inflicting pain on Russia.

His moving speeches and dynamic disposition make this an accurate and engaging Civil War piece.

I'm expecting his charming disposition to crack and become littered with trash talk, but I'm wrong.

Wearing a headscarf and a relaxed disposition, Nadda looked barely old enough to be in college.

There are some folk in this country, you know, who manifest a very retiring disposition at times.

Not only do children thus of themselves extend the scope of our commands, they show a disposition to make rules for themselves.

Their discipline is admirable, but their natural disposition is likewise quiet and inoffensive.

His disposition was to trust those around him, and his generous confidence was usually justified.

Two duties at least are, therefore, obligatory on him then;—to seek a disposition willingly to vow, and then to make the vow.


On this page you'll find 175 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to disposition, such as: frame of mind, habit, inclination, mood, personality, and predisposition.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.