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The meaning of Tendency

Tendency – definition


An inclination towards a particular characteristic or type of behaviour.

Usage examples:

For students, there is a tendency to socialize in the evenings

A likelihood to happen or to have a particular characteristic or effect

Usage examples:

She has a tendency to work late., there’s a growing tendency to try kids as adults.

Tendency translation into English

Tendency: translate from English into Chinese

Translate tendency into Chinese (Simplified)}
趋势, 倾向, 势, 势头, 倾, 动向, 样子

Tendency: translate from English into Dutch

Translate tendency into Dutch}
Tendens, Neiging, Aanleg, Strekking, Stemming, Wilsbeschikking

Tendency: translate from English into French

Translate tendency into French}
Tendance, Inclination, Tournure

Tendency: translate from English into German

Translate tendency into German}
Tendenz, Neigung, Richtung, Hang, Strömung, Anlage, Veranlagung, Absicht, Strebung, Drall

Tendency: translate from English into Hindi

Translate tendency into Hindi}
प्रवृत्ति, रुझान, झुकाव, इच्छा

Tendency: translate from English into Italian

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Tendenza, Inclinazione, Predisposizione, Disposizione

Tendency: translate from English into Korean

Translate tendency into Korean}
성향, 경향, 기운, 특정한 경향

Tendency: translate from English into Russian

Translate tendency into Russian}
Тенденция, Склонность, Стремление, Устремленность, Тенденциозный

Tendency: translate from English into Spanish

Translate tendency into Spanish}
Tendencia, Propensión, Corriente, Proclividad

Word origin

early 17th century: from medieval Latin tendentia, from tendere ‘to stretch’ (see tend1).

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