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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·dis·pose /ˌɪndɪˈspoz/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·dis·pose v. t. [imp. & p. p. Indisposed p. pr. & vb. n. Indisposing.]
 1. To render unfit or unsuited; to disqualify.
 2. To disorder slightly as regards health; to make somewhat.
    It made him rather indisposed than sick.   --Walton.
 3. To disincline; to render averse or unfavorable; as, a love of pleasure indisposes the mind to severe study; the pride and selfishness of men indispose them to religious duties.
    The king was sufficiently indisposed towards the persons, or the principles, of Calvin's disciples.   --Clarendon.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: make unwilling [syn: disincline] [ant: dispose]
      2: make unfit or unsuitable; "Your income disqualifies you"
         [syn: disqualify, unfit] [ant: qualify]
      3: cause to feel unwell; "She was indisposed"