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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

How to pronounce teachable?

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How to use teachable in a sentence?

  1. The Sun-Times:

    Valdez told reporters that detectives learned that the victim met several juveniles who she thought were her friends. These girls then taught her how to flash gang signs and as this was occurring a beating began which was captured on video, he added. Actions depicted in the video are difficult to watch to say the least and I hope that they become a teachable moment for not only these young individuals but actually for all of us, Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said.Hate, bullying and bigotry are cancers of our society that do nothing but break and divide us.

  2. 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.

  3. Charlie Hall:

    You're able to see the fruit of that effort, that's a teachable moment in people's lives.

  4. Kira Banks:

    Is this a teachable moment ? Absolutely. Raising Equity must be, Raising Equity has to be, and if a person hasn't done the work to understand the history of racism and discrimination in America they should do so, and then join us in raising our children to see and disrupt racism, and be the change we want to see.

  5. Steven Kolb:

    He is a front-row fixture of Fashion Week, and not to have him here is unfair to him on so many levels, we support him in his decision for wanting to make this a teachable moment, and I have a lot of respect for him.


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