[ suh-sep-tiv ]
/ səˈsɛp tɪv /
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Origin of susceptive
OTHER WORDS FROM susceptive
sus·cep·tiv·i·ty [suhs-ep-tiv-i-tee], /ˌsʌs ɛpˈtɪv ɪ ti/, sus·cep·tive·ness, nounnon·sus·cep·tive, adjectivenon·sus·cep·tive·ness, nounnon·sus·cep·tiv·i·ty, noun
Words nearby susceptive
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Example sentences from the Web for susceptive
Furthermore, I am an inceptive candidate and a susceptive candidate, and an acceptive candidate.Through the Outlooking Glass|Simeon Strunsky
However susceptive to outside stimuli, the true source of power in man lies within himself.The Art of Public Speaking|Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
British Dictionary definitions for susceptive
Derived forms of susceptivesusceptivity (ˌsʌsɛpˈtɪvɪtɪ) or susceptiveness, noun
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