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suggestible

[ suhg-jes-tuh-buhl, suh- ]
/ səgˈdʒɛs tə bəl, sə- /
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adjective
subject to or easily influenced by suggestion.
that may be suggested.
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Origin of suggestible

First recorded in 1885–90; suggest + -ible

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British Dictionary definitions for suggestible

suggestible
/ (səˈdʒɛstɪbəl) /

adjective
easily influenced by ideas provided by other persons
characteristic of something that can be suggested

Derived forms of suggestible

suggestibleness, nounsuggestibly, adverb
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Medical definitions for suggestible

suggestible
[ səg-jĕstə-bəl, sə-jĕs- ]

adj.
Readily influenced by suggestion.
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