HyperDic: susceptible

English > 2 senses of the word susceptible:
ADJECTIVEallsusceptible(often followed by 'of' or 'to') yielding readily to or capable of
allsusceptibleeasily impressed emotionally
susceptible > pronunciation
Soundssahseh'ptahbahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > susceptible: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaning(often followed by 'of' or 'to') yielding readily to or capable of.
Examples
  • "susceptible to colds"
  • "susceptible of proof"
Attribute ofsusceptibility, susceptiblenessThe state of being susceptible
Narrowerallergic, hypersensitive, hypersensitized, hypersensitised, sensitized, sensitised, supersensitive, supersensitized, supersensitisedHaving an allergy or peculiar or excessive susceptibility (especially to a specific factor)
amenable, tractablereadily reacting to suggestions and influences
amenableOpen to being acted upon in a certain way
capable, open, subjectPossibly accepting or permitting
convincible, persuadable, persuasible, suasiblesusceptible to persuasion
fictile, pliablesusceptible to being led or directed
liable, nonimmune, nonresistant, unresistant(often followed by 'to') likely to be affected with
predisposedmade susceptible
suggestiblesusceptible or responsive to suggestion
temptablesusceptible to temptation
unvaccinatednot vaccinated
vulnerablesusceptible to criticism or persuasion or temptation
See alsosensitiveResponsive to physical stimuli
unprotectedlacking protection or defense
vulnerablesusceptible to attack / attack / attack
Oppositeunsusceptible, insusceptiblenot susceptible to
Spanishsusceptible
Catalansusceptible
Nounssusceptibility, susceptiblenessthe state of being susceptible
English > susceptible: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningeasily impressed emotionally.
Broaderimpressionable, waxy, impressibleeasily impressed or influenced
Spanishsusceptible
Catalansusceptible
Nounssusceptibility, susceptiblenessthe state of being susceptible

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