use propensities in a sentence.
I find it funny that the US is acting like a scathed lover when in actuality it was her own restrictive propensities that push him away.
The leadup to the quote you gave is also useful:The love of money as a possession — as distinguished from the love of money as a means to the enjoyments and realities of life — will be recognised for what it is, a somewhat disgusting morbidity, one of those semi-criminal, semi-pathological propensities which one hands over with a shudder to the specialists in mental disease.
From the study reported at the submitted link:"These work-life earnings returns by undergraduate field of study partly reflect the differing propensities of people with bachelor’s degrees to obtain advanced degrees.
Or even "Modern genetics fails to incorporate the plastic propensities of a living organism.
Operating in multiple markets, with multiple propensities to pay, and freely-available competing products suitable to at least some users, this sets up Adobe for a difficult situation.
Secondly, given differences between incomes, propensities to consume and the ease of introducing new supply into the market, a simple flat subsidy can distort markets more than targeted payments.