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Synonyms for teachable
ˈti tʃə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. docile, teachable(adj)

    ready and willing to be taught

    "docile pupils eager for instruction"; "teachable youngsters"

    Synonyms:
    docile, gentle

    Antonyms:
    intractable

Wiktionary

  1. teachable(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    docile

  2. teachable(adjective)

    Capable of being taught; apt to learn.

    Synonyms:
    docile

  3. teachable(adjective)

    Willing to receive instruction or to learn; docile.

    Synonyms:
    docile

  4. teachable(adjective)

    That can be taught.

    Common sense is not a teachable subject.

    Synonyms:
    docile

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. teachable

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. teachable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    docile, apt, apt to learn

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. teachable(a)

    Synonyms:
    docile, tractable, apt, bright

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How to use teachable in a sentence?

  1. Sheriff Chitwood:

    We knew we were going to get beat up, criticized, a bit because there were several officers there. It never looks good. But then I was shown the body camera video, i watched the video. Mr. Griffin was great with my deputies. And my deputies were extremely professional. I called each and every one of them to thank them for their professionalism. I called Mr. Griffin, too, and thanked him for how he handled the situation. When you get stopped by police this is how to act. This really is a teachable moment. We can learn from each other.

  2. Sue Scheff:

    Even though the president obviously believes this is OK, this is one of those teachable moments when we need to learn ... even smart people make not so smart choices online, explain to your child that there is never a reason, online or offline, to treat people cruelly. Even if you are the president of the United States, again, it doesn't excuse.

  3. Jill Castle:

    There's nothing like hands-on food assembly to engage children and make teachable moments about food and nutrition come alive.

  4. Martha Miele Matthew:

    The punishment is so severe in this it’s hard as a parent to try to make this a teachable moment for our kid so we can move forward in a healthy manner.

  5. Doug Johnson:

    This is a teachable moment for everybody who uses the SWIFT system to recognize that there is an effort by criminals underway to compromise the end points of companies using that system.


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