Preferences and types

penchant
(n)
PEN-chǝnt
Meaning

strong inclination; liking

1st Sample Sentence

Given your penchant for argument, you might well consider a career as a lawyer.

Root

pendere (to hang, weigh) (Latin)

Synonyms

penchant, predilection, proclivity, propensity

Mnemonics

p+enchant- something that enchants you, you have a strong liking for that. chant- verses are chanted by sages because they have a strong inclination towards spiritualism. Some fool is chanting his pen because he likes it so much.

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