n. vulnerability, susceptibility; receptiveness, amenability

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Susceptiveness — Susceptive Sus*cep tive, a. Susceptible. I. Watts. {Sus*cep tive*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • susceptiveness — See susceptive. * * * …   Universalium

  • susceptiveness — sus·cep·tive·ness …   English syllables

  • susceptiveness — noun see susceptive * * * suscepˈtiveness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑susceptible …   Useful english dictionary

  • susceptivity — See susceptiveness. * * * …   Universalium

  • susceptive — susceptivity /sus ep tiv i tee/, susceptiveness, n. /seuh sep tiv/, adj. 1. receptive. 2. susceptible. [1545 55; < LL susceptivus, equiv. to suscept(us) (see SUSCEPTIBLE) + ivus IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • susceptive — mid 16c., from M.L. susceptivus, from suscept , stem of suscipere (see SUSCEPTIBLE (Cf. susceptible)). Related: Susceptively; susceptiveness …   Etymology dictionary

  • impressionability — n susceptibility, persuadability, yieldingness; receptiveness, receptivity, susceptiveness, responsiveness; youth, callowness, inexperience, innocence, openness, tenderness; sensitivity, sensibility, feeling, intuition, perception; impressibility …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • sensibility — n responsiveness, reactiveness, sentience; consciousness, aliveness, alertness, acuteness; sensitivity, sensitiveness, impressionability, impressibility, re ceptiveness, receptivity, susceptiveness, susceptivity, susceptibility; feeling, soul,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • sensitivity — n 1. impressionability, susceptibility, receptiveness, receptivity, susceptiveness, susceptivity; responsiveness, reactiveness, sentience; sensibility, consciousness, aliveness; feeling, intuition, perception, perceptivity, awareness, insight,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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