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Synonyms for amenable
əˈmi nə bəl, əˈmɛn ə-amenable

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  1. amenableadjective


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English Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. amenable

    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.

    compliant, docile, gentle, manageable, obedient, pliable, pliant, submissive, tame, teachable, tractable, yielding

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

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  1. amenable

    liable, dependent, responsible, answerable, accountable, subject, pliant, impressible, ductile, docile

    independent, autocratic, unamenable, irresponsible, refractory, obstinate

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  1. amenable, conformableadjective

    disposed or willing to comply

    "someone amenable to persuasion"

    agreeable, conformable, tractable, consonant, concordant, accordant

    irresponsible, defiant, insusceptible, noncompliant, unsusceptible

  2. amenable, tractableadjective

    readily reacting to suggestions and influences

    "a responsive student"

    conformable, tractable, manipulable

    defiant, noncompliant, unsusceptible, insusceptible, irresponsible

  3. amenableadjective

    open to being acted upon in a certain way

    "an amenable hospitalization should not result in untimely death"; "the tumor was not amenable to surgical treatment"

    conformable, tractable

    defiant, unsusceptible, irresponsible, noncompliant, insusceptible

  4. amenableadjective

    liable to answer to a higher authority

    "the president is amenable to the constitutional court"

    conformable, tractable

    irresponsible, defiant, unsusceptible, insusceptible, noncompliant

Dictionary of English Synonymes3.0 / 1 vote

  1. amenableadjective

    accountable, liable, responsible, answerable

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  1. amenableadjective

    answerable, accountable, responsible, submissive, tractable, responsive

    unamenable, unaccountable, disobedient, insubmissive

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  1. Alan Gow:

    The reason I focus on factors like these is that many, though not all, of course, are amenable to change. If we can identify the things that protect or harm our cognitive abilities, we will be able to provide clear information or design better interventions, i think the opportunity to use our thinking and reasoning skills and continually use them throughout our lives likely contributes to our ability to stay sharp.

  2. Jonathan Green:

    We would never want to say that early intervention is the only thing that's needed in autism, but there's something about early development that might be amenable to intervention.

  3. Jennifer Deal:

    This study is important because it focuses on a risk factor that is amenable to intervention in later life and could potentially postpone cognitive decline.

  4. Marc Baum:

    You’re very limited with the range of drugs that are amenable to this technology, they have to be potent, have a long half-life in the body and be very soluble.

  5. Analyst Jones:

    Jemaah Islamiyah believe deeply Jemaah Islamiyah have to be ready... once the political situation becomes more amenable to make a push for an Islamic state.

Translations for amenable

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  • податлив, сговорчив, отзивчив, послушен, поддаващ сеBulgarian
  • fügsam, zugänglich, ansprechbar, zugängig, gefügigGerman
  • πρόθυμος, σύμφωνοςGreek
  • agradable, susceptible, receptivoSpanish
  • تابعPersian
  • vastaanottavainen, myöntyväinenFinnish
  • conciliantFrench
  • ngawhereMāori
  • mottageligNorwegian
  • сговорчивый, послушныйRussian
  • olan, bağlı, verebilir, yumuşak başlıTurkish
  • chịu trách nhiệmVietnamese
  • 适合Chinese

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