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Synonyms for susceptible

Synonyms for susceptible

easily imposed on or tricked

able to receive and respond to external stimuli

Antonyms for susceptible

(often followed by 'of' or 'to') yielding readily to or capable of

easily impressed emotionally

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He could not at this date repent of the fact that he, a handsome, susceptible man of thirty-four, was not in love with his wife, the mother of five living and two dead children, and only a year younger than himself.
I am greatly mistaken, if any thing of weight has yet been advanced of this tendency; and I flatter myself, that the observations which have been made in the course of these papers have served to place the reverse of that position in as clear a light as any matter still in the womb of time and experience can be susceptible of.
Its constitutional powers being at once more extensive, and less susceptible of precise limits, it can, with the greater facility, mask, under complicated and indirect measures, the encroachments which it makes on the co-ordinate departments.
All faults or defects, from the slightest misconduct to the most flagitious crime, Pantocyclus attributed to some deviation from perfect Regularity in the bodily figure, caused perhaps(if not congenital) by some collision in a crowd; by neglect to take exercise, or by taking too much of it; or even by a sudden change of temperature, resulting in a shrinkage or expansion in some too susceptible part of the frame.
monsieur, if they heard you: some of them are very susceptible."
M'Dougal seems to have had a heart susceptible to the influence of the gentler sex.
No more than any other talent, is that for music susceptible of complete enjoyment, where there is no second party to appreciate its exercise.
He made up his mind that he would go to the shop every day; it was obvious that he had made a disagreeable impression on her, but he thought he had the wits to eradicate it; he would take care not to say anything at which the most susceptible person could be offended.
The Taiwan Food and Drug Administration (TFDA) has received a new drug application for CStone Pharmaceuticals' (HKEX: 2616) TIBSOVO (ivosidenib) through a third-party as a first to-be-approved treatment of adult patients with relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukaemia (R/R AML) with a susceptible IDH1 mutation, it was reported yesterday.
The main objective of present study was to find the biochemical alterations, particularly in carbohydrate metabolism in susceptible and resistant larvae after exposure to sub-lethal concentration of esfenvelarate because insecticides at sub-lethal concentrations produced significant metabolic changes by directing a distinctive secondary target in susceptible and tolerant populations.
pneumoniae 50% 90% Range macrolide- resistance level Clarithromycin Susceptible 0.0039 0.0078 0.00195 to 0.031 Resistant 64 >64 0.5 to >64 Azithromycin Susceptible 0.00049 0.00098 0.00012 to 0.00195 Resistant 64 64 0.031 to >64 Minocycline Susceptible 0.5 1 0.031 to 1 Resistant 0.25 1 0.063 to 1 Doxycycline Susceptible 0.5 0.5 0.063 to 0.5 Resistant 0.25 0.5 0.125 to 0.5 Levofloxacin Susceptible 0.5 1 0.125 to 1 Resistant 0.5 1 0.5 to 1 Tosufloxacin Susceptible 0.5 0.5 0.25 to 1 Resistant 0.5 0.5 0.25 to 2 * Macrolide-susceptible M.
Studies comparing the adaptive value between resistant and susceptible barnyard grass biotype have shown that resistance to the herbicides propanil and clomazone does not alter the growth and competitiveness of the resistant biotype, suggesting that the frequency of alleles for resistance in the populations evaluated will likely remain stable in the absence of herbicide selection (Muthukumar et al., 2011).
In vitro susceptibility results revealed that all the 171 (100%) CPE isolates susceptible to PolymyxinB, while susceptibility against Fosfomycin and Tigecycline was 132 (77%) and 49 (29%) respectively.