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Susceptible meaning

susceptible - 4 dictionary results

  1. 1. Capable of admitting anything additional, or any change, affection, or influence; readily acted upon; as, a body susceptible of color or of alteration.
  2. 2. Capable of impression; having nice sensibility; impressible; tender; sensitive; as, children are more susceptible than adults; a man of a susceptible heart.
  3. 3. Capable of receiving impressions; that may be affected; impressible; sensitive.
  4. 4. Susceptibility.

susceptible - examples of usage

  1. Some persons are certainly more susceptible than others to these unknown forces. - "The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries", W. Y. Evans Wentz.
  2. Garrison was not susceptible to the eternal feminine. - "Garrison's Finish A Romance of the Race-Course", W. B. M. Ferguson.
  3. " It is, however, at times subjected to certain conditions, where the principles on which it is based are not sufficiently defined, and, therefore, becomes susceptible to a change, either of form or of nature. - "Common Sense Subtitle: How To Exercise It", Yoritomo-Tashi.
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