[suh g-jes-tuh-buh l, suh-]Related formssug·gest·i·bil·i·ty, sug·gest·i·ble·ness, nounsug·gest·i·bly, adverbhy·per·sug·ges·ti·bil·i·ty, nounhy·per·sug·ges·ti·ble, adjectivehy·per·sug·ges·ti·ble·ness, nounhy·per·sug·ges·ti·bly, adverbnon·sug·gest·i·ble, adjectiveun·sug·gest·i·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for hypersuggestibility
Derived Formssuggestibleness, nounsuggestibly, adverb
- easily influenced by ideas provided by other persons
- characteristic of something that can be suggested
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Word Origin and History for hypersuggestibility
1890, "capable of being influenced," from suggest + -ible. Meaning "that can be suggested" is from 1905.
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hypersuggestibility in Medicine
- Readily influenced by suggestion.
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