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1. susceptible

adjective. ['səˈsɛptəbəl'] (often followed by of' orto') yielding readily to or capable of.

Synonyms

  • liable
  • predisposed
  • susceptibleness
  • open
  • vulnerable
  • amenable
  • nonresistant
  • supersensitized
  • nonimmune
  • convincible
  • sensitized
  • suggestible
  • allergic
  • hypersensitized
  • suasible
  • unvaccinated
  • temptable
  • unresistant
  • sensitive
  • sensitised
  • fictile
  • pliable
  • tractable
  • hypersensitised
  • supersensitive
  • hypersensitive
  • subject
  • persuasible
  • unprotected
  • susceptibility
  • supersensitised
  • capable

Antonyms

  • unsusceptibility
  • unsusceptible
  • protected
  • insensitive

Etymology

  • susceptibilis (Latin)
  • susceptus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Susceptible

  • unacceptable
  • perceptible
  • acceptable

How do you spell susceptible? Is it suseptible ?

A common misspelling of susceptible is suseptible

Example sentences of the word susceptible


1. Adjective
While chihuahuas are susceptible to many different eye infections, there are a few that are the most common.

Quotes containing the word susceptible


1. I am unable to believe in a God susceptible to prayer. I simply haven't the nerve to imagine a being, a force, a cause which keeps the planets revolving in their orbits, and then suddenly stops in order to give me a bicycle with three speeds.
- Quentin Crisp

2. susceptible

adjective. ['səˈsɛptəbəl'] easily impressed emotionally.

Synonyms

  • impressionable
  • impressible

Antonyms

  • unlikely
  • exempt
  • irresponsible

Etymology

  • susceptibilis (Latin)
  • susceptus (Latin)
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