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1. inclined

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈklaɪnd'] (often followed by `to') having a preference, disposition, or tendency.

Synonyms

  • minded
  • prone
  • accident-prone
  • disposed
  • given
  • partial
  • apt
  • fond
  • willing

Antonyms

  • unwilling
  • untipped
  • inconspicuous
  • disinclination

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Example sentences of the word inclined-plane


1. Noun Phrase
A wedge is the sharp edge of an inclined plane and can be used for a number of purposes.

2. Noun Phrase
Wedges are another simple machine that use an inclined plane as their foundation.

3. Noun Phrase
When you turn a screw, the inclined plane is called into effect to separate wood or other materials.

4. Noun Phrase
Create a complex machine to move a heavy object by adding a pulley to an inclined plane.

2. inclined

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈklaɪnd'] at an angle to the horizontal or vertical position.

Synonyms

  • tipped
  • monoclinal
  • pitched
  • skewed
  • aslant
  • salient
  • leaning
  • sloping
  • sidelong
  • gradual
  • low-pitched
  • canted
  • aslope
  • oblique
  • orientation
  • slanting
  • tilted
  • diagonal
  • sloped
  • skew
  • slanted
  • high-pitched

Antonyms

  • steep
  • vertical
  • horizontal
  • perpendicular

3. inclined

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈklaɪnd'] having made preparations.

Synonyms

  • disposed
  • fain
  • willing

Antonyms

  • direct
  • top
  • bottom
  • fast

4. plane

noun. ['ˈpleɪn'] an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets.

Synonyms

  • cowl
  • navigation light
  • aeroplane
  • bomber
  • gas pedal
  • monoplane
  • biplane
  • heavier-than-air craft
  • accelerator pedal
  • attack aircraft
  • wing
  • reconnaissance plane
  • jet
  • hydroplane
  • multiengine plane
  • tanker plane
  • cowling
  • windshield
  • landing gear
  • gun
  • radome
  • fighter
  • bonnet
  • hangar queen
  • fuel pod
  • multiengine airplane
  • pod
  • fuselage
  • ski-plane
  • jet-propelled plane
  • throttle
  • accelerator
  • hood
  • propeller plane
  • jet plane
  • delta wing
  • radar dome
  • airplane
  • gas
  • airliner
  • amphibian
  • seaplane
  • fighter aircraft
  • amphibious aircraft
  • escape hatch

Antonyms

  • inhibitor
  • anticatalyst
  • understate
  • leaded gasoline

Etymology

  • plane (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • platanus (Latin)
  • planum (Latin)
  • planus (Latin)

5. plane

noun. ['ˈpleɪn'] (mathematics) an unbounded two-dimensional shape.

Synonyms

  • picture plane
  • orbital plane
  • facet plane
  • shape
  • midplane
  • sheet
  • Cartesian plane
  • tangent plane
  • form

Antonyms

  • dispose
  • indispose
  • ill health
  • unfitness

Etymology

  • plane (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • platanus (Latin)
  • planum (Latin)
  • planus (Latin)

6. plane

noun. ['ˈpleɪn'] a level of existence or development.

Synonyms

  • degree
  • stage
  • level

Antonyms

  • type
  • antitype
  • plural
  • singular

Etymology

  • plane (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • platanus (Latin)
  • planum (Latin)
  • planus (Latin)

7. plane

adjective. ['ˈpleɪn'] having a surface without slope, tilt in which no part is higher or lower than another.

Synonyms

  • level
  • flat

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • stay in place
  • chromatic

Etymology

  • plane (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • platanus (Latin)
  • planum (Latin)
  • planus (Latin)

8. plane

verb. ['ˈpleɪn'] cut or remove with or as if with a plane.

Synonyms

  • shave

Antonyms

  • inability
  • antinode

Etymology

  • plane (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • platanus (Latin)
  • planum (Latin)
  • planus (Latin)

9. plane

noun. ['ˈpleɪn'] a power tool for smoothing or shaping wood.

Synonyms

  • planing machine
  • planer

Antonyms

  • roundness
  • straight
  • crookedness

Etymology

  • plane (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • platanus (Latin)
  • planum (Latin)
  • planus (Latin)

10. plane

verb. ['ˈpleɪn'] travel on the surface of water.

Synonyms

  • skim
  • aquaplane

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • undock
  • break

Etymology

  • plane (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • platanus (Latin)
  • planum (Latin)
  • planus (Latin)
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