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1. teachable

adjective. ['ˈtiːtʃəbəl'] ready and willing to be taught.

Synonyms

  • docile
  • manipulable

Antonyms

  • disobedient
  • stubborn
  • intractability

Etymology

  • -able (English)
  • teach (English)
  • techen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Teachable

  • unimpeachable
  • unreachable
  • impeachable
  • reachable

Example sentences of the word teachable


1. Adjective
But when your kids do this, make it a teachable moment.

Quotes containing the word teachable


1. The only thing more dangerous than ignorance is the pretense of intelligent ignorance. The former is teachable; the latter is not.
- Criss Jami, Killosophy

2. Someone has said,”Education is going from an unconscious to conscious awareness of one’s ignorance.”..No one has a corner on wisdom. All the name-dropping in the world does not heighten the significance of our character. If anything, it reduces it. Our acute need is to cultivate a willingness to learn and to remain teachable.
- Charles R. Swindoll

3. Genius is an inner inherent intuition and perception. It is not a teachable condition.
- Debasish Mridha

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