Thesaurus / predisposed
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It’s possible in cases of covid-related reactions, Stukus said, that the virus is “unmasking somebody who is predisposed to have hives and swelling.”
COVID MAY CAUSE RASHES AND SWELLING. THAT DOESN’T MEAN YOU’RE ‘ALLERGIC,’ EXPERTS SAY.ALLYSON CHIUDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Some slight injury in the abdomen, as from a blow or a kick, may precipitate an attack in predisposed individuals.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
Predisposed by sympathy, he was soon drawn into the current of excitement and enthusiasm that was surging around him.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
Another indication was that he found himself, in spite of such a break in the chain, distinctly predisposed to Nanda.
THE AWKWARD AGEHENRY JAMES
The renewed spectacle of his own wound had predisposed Robert to feel a great and tearful sympathy for himself.
THE REGENTE. ARNOLD BENNETT
There was another reflection also which mingled with these melancholy thoughts, and predisposed him to receive them.
THE LIFE OF HORATIO LORD NELSONROBERT SOUTHEY
WORDS RELATED TO PREDISPOSED
- be taken in
- easily moved
- fall for
- out on a limb
- sitting duck
- tumble for
- wide open
- go along with
- in accord with
- in favor
- in the mood
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