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Synonyms for susceptible

Synonyms for (adjective) susceptible

Synonyms: susceptible Definition: (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of Usage: susceptible to colds; susceptible of proof

Similar words: supersensitised, supersensitive, supersensitized, sensitised, sensitized, allergic, hypersensitised, hypersensitive, hypersensitized Definition: having an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor) Usage: allergic children; hypersensitive to pollen

Similar words: amenable Definition: open to being acted upon in a certain way Usage: an amenable hospitalization should not result in untimely death; the tumor was not amenable to surgical treatment

Similar words: subject, capable, open Definition: possibly accepting or permitting Usage: a passage capable of misinterpretation; open to interpretation; an issue open to question; the time is fixed by the director and players and therefore subject to much variation

Similar words: persuadable, persuasible, suasible, convincible Definition: being susceptible to persuasion

Similar words: fictile, pliable Definition: susceptible to being led or directed Usage: fictile masses of people ripe for propaganda

Similar words: nonimmune, nonresistant, unresistant, liable Definition: (often followed by `to') likely to be affected with Usage: liable to diabetes

Similar words: predisposed Definition: made susceptible Usage: because of conditions in the mine, miners are predisposed to lung disease

Similar words: tractable, amenable Definition: readily reacting to suggestions and influences Usage: a responsive student

Similar words: suggestible Definition: susceptible or responsive to suggestion Usage: suggestible young minds

Similar words: temptable Definition: susceptible to temptation

Similar words: unvaccinated Definition: not vaccinated

Similar words: vulnerable Definition: susceptible to criticism or persuasion or temptation Usage: vulnerable to bribery; an argument vulnerable to refutation

Synonyms: susceptible Definition: easily impressed emotionally

Similar words: waxy, impressible, impressionable Definition: easily impressed or influenced Usage: an impressionable youngster; an impressionable age; a waxy mind