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Synonyms for amenable
əˈmi nə bəl, əˈmɛn ə-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amenable, conformable(adj)

    disposed or willing to comply

    "someone amenable to persuasion"

    Synonyms:
    agreeable, conformable, tractable, consonant, concordant, accordant

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible, defiant, insusceptible, noncompliant, unsusceptible

  2. amenable, tractable(adj)

    readily reacting to suggestions and influences

    "a responsive student"

    Synonyms:
    conformable, tractable, manipulable

    Antonyms:
    defiant, noncompliant, unsusceptible, insusceptible, irresponsible

  3. amenable(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    conformable, tractable

    Antonyms:
    defiant, unsusceptible, irresponsible, noncompliant, insusceptible

  4. amenable(adj)

    liable to answer to a higher authority

    "the president is amenable to the constitutional court"

    Synonyms:
    conformable, tractable

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible, defiant, unsusceptible, insusceptible, noncompliant

Wiktionary

  1. amenable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    unamenable

  2. amenable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    unamenable

  3. amenable(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    unamenable

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  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.

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

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. amenable

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

    Antonyms:
    independent, autocratic, unamenable, irresponsible, refractory, obstinate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. amenable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    accountable, liable, responsible, answerable

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. amenable(a)

    Synonyms:
    answerable, accountable, responsible, submissive, tractable, responsive

    Antonyms:
    unamenable, unaccountable, disobedient, insubmissive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    docile

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How to use amenable in a sentence?

  1. Adam Schiff:

    The consensus of Syria experts is that the civil war cannot end so long as Bashar al-Assad remains in power, now, with his protector leaving, Assad may have to be more amenable to a phasing out of his rule.

  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. William Barr:

    Right now it does not appear that things in Washington are amenable to those kinds of negotiations and compromises.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    Women are always amenable to the idea of getting married, but it is not acceptable to even one of them post wedding that man should also be respected.

  5. 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.


Translations for amenable

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • отзивчив, послушен, поддаващ се, сговорчив, податливBulgarian
  • gefügig, fügsam, zugängig, ansprechbar, zugänglichGerman
  • σύμφωνος, πρόθυμοςGreek
  • receptivo, agradable, susceptibleSpanish
  • تابعPersian
  • vastaanottavainen, myöntyväinenFinnish
  • conciliantFrench
  • ngawhereMāori
  • mottageligNorwegian
  • послушный, сговорчивыйRussian
  • verebilir, bağlı, olan, yumuşak başlıTurkish
  • chịu trách nhiệmVietnamese
  • 适合Chinese

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