Synonyms for amenable

Synonyms for (adjective) amenable

Synonyms: conformable, amenable

Definition: disposed or willing to comply

Usage: someone amenable to persuasion

Similar words: compliant

Definition: disposed or willing to comply

Usage: children compliant with the parental will


Synonyms: amenable

Definition: liable to answer to a higher authority

Usage: the president is amenable to the constitutional court

Similar words: responsible

Definition: worthy of or requiring responsibility or trust; or held accountable

Usage: a responsible adult; responsible journalism; a responsible position; the captain is responsible for the ship's safety; the cabinet is responsible to the parliament


Synonyms: amenable

Definition: open to being acted upon in a certain way

Usage: an amenable hospitalization should not result in untimely death; the tumor was not amenable to surgical treatment

Similar words: susceptible

Definition: (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of

Usage: susceptible to colds; susceptible of proof


Synonyms: tractable, amenable

Definition: readily reacting to suggestions and influences

Usage: a responsive student

Similar words: susceptible

Definition: (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of

Usage: susceptible to colds; susceptible of proof