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predilection

predilection

predilection - Dictionary definition and meaning for word predilection

Definition
(noun) a predisposition in favor of something
Synonyms : orientation , preference
Example Sentence
  • a predilection for expensive cars
  • his sexual preferences
  • showed a Marxist orientation

Definition
(noun) a strong liking
Synonyms : penchant , preference , taste
Example Sentence
  • my own preference is for good literature
  • the Irish have a penchant for blarney

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for predilection

pre(before)+dialect(local language); you generally become partial when you are taking an interview and you meet someone who speaks your language ( :) assume the interview is in the US)
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by Swapneel Patil

You come to a split in the road and must choose --->PREFERRED DIRECTION
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by wingdeng

pre+di+election...predetermining the result of election btw 2 parties..tat is da result will b PARTIAl
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by angel

PRE means before DIL shows the inclination for something iction is a homophone to addiction
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by userdce

pre(prefix) = before and dilect rhymes with select.. so the meaning would be something like pre-select or lenient or preference.
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by praveenvd

pre di 'liketion'
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by kmr.akhil

pre'DIL'ection means your heart has previously(pre)selection of something..thats is your heart has previously prefferance of something...
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by jatan0505

I PREFER DILL pickles at the DELICATESSEN
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by Jackery

PRE(before)ELECTIONS political leaders show PARTIALITY towards the people
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by yeshwanth_reddy

predilection.. dilection= deflection.. i.e. inclination towards something
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by bhushangosavi12

pre(preferred)+ dilect (dialect) so a person with same dialect(or region) is always preferred over anyone else
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by imfrmheaven

predilection = pre + dialect + election; before dialect he has taken the action so we are giving preference to tata company they donot need more talk.
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by shaktipada

Imagine licking an ice cream.Something that you enjoy eating.And there's a "Leck" in predilection.
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by su30solomon

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