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Antonyms for tractable
ˈtræk tə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tractable, manipulable(adj)

    easily managed (controlled or taught or molded)

    "tractable young minds"; "the natives...being...of an intelligent tractable disposition"- Samuel Butler

    Antonyms:
    unsusceptible, refractory, insusceptible, unmanageable, intractable, stubborn, balking, uncontrollable, balky, unmalleable

    Synonyms:
    manipulable, amenable

  2. amenable, tractable(adj)

    readily reacting to suggestions and influences

    "a responsive student"

    Antonyms:
    unsusceptible, unmanageable, stubborn, intractable, refractory, insusceptible, balking, balky, uncontrollable, unmalleable

    Synonyms:
    conformable, amenable, manipulable

Wiktionary

  1. tractable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    intractable

  2. tractable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    intractable

  3. tractable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    intractable

  4. tractable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    intractable

  5. tractable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    intractable

  6. tractable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    intractable

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tractable

    One who is docile is easily taught; one who is tractable is easily led; one who is pliant is easily bent in any direction; compliant represents one as inclined or persuaded to agreement with another's will. Compare DUTY.

    Antonyms:
    determined, dogged, firm, inflexible, intractable, obstinate, opinionated, resolute, self-willed, stubborn, unyielding, wilful

    Synonyms:
    amenable, compliant, docile, gentle, manageable, obedient, pliable, pliant, submissive, tame, teachable, yielding

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. tractable

    Antonyms:
    unmanageable, unamenable, refractory, intractable

    Synonyms:
    docile, manageable, amenable

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