The strategy will be to stimulate crises that will be amenable to resolution by the transfer of resources.
Which they would, because the Democratic caucus is already heterogeneous enough to be amenable to compromise.
Despite his reputation as a ruthless practitioner of attrition warfare, Grant was amenable to Lee's request.
And one reason no one quite has is that the moment has never been as amenable as the current one to its resonance.
The politics look potentially most amenable in Pennsylvania, and even there a GOP legislature has to go along.
And then he was amenable to flattery, and few that are so are proof against the leading-strings of their flatterers.
Know that all three of us had committed an act for which we were amenable.
If he thinks any one is going to be amenable to it, he talks to them quietly; if not, he only behaves affectionately to them.
He is my son, and, as such, it is essentially necessary that he should be amenable to it.
Nurse was a foreigner, a Christian Liberian woman, who was not amenable to the interdict.
1590s, "liable," from Anglo-French amenable, Middle French amener "answerable" (to the law), from à "to" (see ad-) + mener "to lead," from Latin minare "to drive (cattle) with shouts," variant of minari "threaten" (see menace (n.)). Sense of "tractable" is from 1803, from notion of disposed to answer or submit to influence. Related: Amenably.