Antonyms

1. receptive

adjective. ['rɪˈsɛptɪv, riːˈsɛptɪv'] open to arguments, ideas, or change.

Antonyms

  • bolt

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Rhymes with Receptive

  • contraceptive
  • perceptive
  • deceptive

Sentences with receptive


1. Adjective
The company is more likely to be receptive if it can keep you as a customer.

Quotes about receptive


1. The art of living... is neither careless drifting on the one hand nor fearful clinging to the past on the other. It consists in being sensitive to each moment, in regarding it as utterly new and unique, in having the mind open and wholly receptive.
- Alan W. Watts

2. Sometimes, some lies that spoken with high confidencecould be more receptive than facts that spoken with doubt.
- Toba Beta, Master of Stupidity

3. Once you have surrendered yourself, you make yourself receptive. In receiving from God, you are perfected and completed.
- Fulton J. Sheen, Seven Words of Jesus and Mary: Lessons from Cana and Calvary

2. receptive

adjective. ['rɪˈsɛptɪv, riːˈsɛptɪv'] ready or willing to receive favorably.

Synonyms

  • open
  • hospitable
  • assimilative
  • acceptive
  • acceptant

Antonyms

  • implicit
  • concealed
  • covert
  • private

3. receptive

adjective. ['rɪˈsɛptɪv, riːˈsɛptɪv'] of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system.

Synonyms

  • sensory
  • centripetal

Antonyms

  • bar
  • seal
  • close

4. receptive

adjective. ['rɪˈsɛptɪv, riːˈsɛptɪv'] able to absorb liquid (not repellent).

Synonyms

  • absorbent

Antonyms

  • cork
  • lock
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