dispositional
adjective see disposition

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Dispositional — Dis po*si tion*al, a. Pertaining to disposition. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dispositional — adjective Of, pertaining to, or arising from disposition (in any sense) dispositional optimism …   Wiktionary

  • dispositional — |dispə|zishənəl, shnəl adjective : of, belonging to, or characterizing the disposition dispositional statements, namely statements to the effect that a mentioned thing, beast, or person has a certain capacity, tendency or propensity, or is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dispositional — disposition …   Philosophy dictionary

  • dispositional — dis·po·si·tion·al …   English syllables

  • Dispositional affect — Dispositional affect, similar to mood, is a personality trait or overall tendency to respond to situations in stable, predictable ways. This trait is expressed by the tendency to see things in positive or negative way. People with high positive… …   Wikipedia

  • Dispositional and occurrent belief — In philosophy, the term dispositional belief refers to a belief that is not currently being considered by the mind, but is stored in memory of other concepts and will be recalled to conclude in occurrent belief. The term occurrent belief refers… …   Wikipedia

  • Dispositional attribution — Dispositionalism redirects here. For the Protestant evangelical tradition and theology, see Dispensationalism. Dispositional attribution is the explanation of individual behavior as a result caused by internal characteristics that reside within… …   Wikipedia

  • Диспозициональные наборы (dispositional sets) — Каждого чел. можно рассматривать с т. зр. обладания им определенным набором базовых личностных черт, к рые объединяются в кластеры, наз. «диспозициональными наборами». В повседневной жизни мы склонны классифицировать людей, используя для этого к …   Психологическая энциклопедия

  • disposition — dispositional, adj. /dis peuh zish euhn/, n. 1. the predominant or prevailing tendency of one s spirits; natural mental and emotional outlook or mood; characteristic attitude: a girl with a pleasant disposition. 2. state of mind regarding… …   Universalium

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