[suh g-jes-tuh-buh l, suh-]
Origin of suggestible
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Examples from the Web for suggestible
He is suggestible, and here are the suggestions; he is made to inherit and he inherits.The Story of the Mind
James Mark Baldwin
I have myself indicated how suggestible the personification is.Metapsychical Phenomena
While everybody is suggestible, nervous people are abnormally so.
The Polynesian sorcerers confessed their practices harmless to Europeans;who were not suggestible on that plane of ideas.The Origin of Man and of his Superstitions
Not knowing facts to the contrary, the suggestible mind accepts the proposition.
- easily influenced by ideas provided by other persons
- characteristic of something that can be suggested
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Word Origin and History for suggestible
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- Readily influenced by suggestion.
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