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Synonyms for amenableəˈmi 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, amenable

    Antonyms:
    irresponsible, defiant, insusceptible, noncompliant, unsusceptible

  2. amenable, tractable(adj)

    readily reacting to suggestions and influences

    "a responsive student"

    Synonyms:
    conformable, tractable, amenable, 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)

    Willing to respond to persuasion or suggestions.

    Antonyms:
    unamenable

  3. amenable(adjective)

    Willing to comply with; agreeable.

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. amenable(a.)

    Synonyms:
    accountable, liable, responsible, answerable

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

docile


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
  • послушный, сговорчивыйRussian
  • verebilir, bağlı, olan, yumuşak başlıTurkish
  • chịu trách nhiệmVietnamese
  • 适合Chinese

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