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amenable Explained

amenable at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


amenable at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

amenable at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj [Date: 1500-1600; Language: Old French; Origin: amener 'to lead up', from mener 'to lead']//
1 willing to accept what someone says or does without arguing: --She was always a very amenable child.// amenable to// --Young people are more amenable than older citizens to the idea of immigration.//
2 suitable for a particular type of treatment: amenable for/to// --Such conditions may be amenable to medical intervention.//

amenable at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

amenable at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

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AMENABLE at English => English (Bouviers Law) Of Explained:

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Amenable at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Amenable \A*me"na*ble\, a. [F. amener to lead; ? (L. ad) = mener
to lead, fr. L. minare to drive animals (properly by
threatening cries), in LL. to lead; L. minari, to threaten,
minae threats. See {Menace}.]
1. (Old Law) Easy to be led; governable, as a woman by her
husband. [Obs.] --Jacob.

2. Liable to be brought to account or punishment; answerable;
responsible; accountable; as, amenable to law.

Nor is man too diminutive . . . to be amenable to
the divine government. --I. Taylor.

3. Liable to punishment, a charge, a claim, etc.

4. Willing to yield or submit; responsive; tractable.

Sterling . . . always was amenable enough to
counsel. --Carlyle.

amenable at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj 1: disposed or willing to comply; "someone amenable to
persuasion"; "the spirit indeed is willing but the
flesh is weak"- Matthew 26:41 [syn: {conformable}, {willing}]
2: readily reacting to suggestions and influences; "a
responsive student" [syn: {responsive}, {tractable}]
3: liable to answer to a higher authority; " the president is
amenable to the constitutional court"

amenable at English (WD) Of Explained:



From Inter: etyl » fr as if *amenable, from Inter: term » amener||to bring or lead, fetch in or to, from Inter: term » a- + Inter: term » mener||to lead, conduct, from Inter: etyl » LL. Inter: term » minare||to drive, Latin deponent Inter: term » minari||to threaten, menace.


* Inter: IPA » /əˈmiːnəbl/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /@'mi:n@b.l/|/@'men@b.l/


Inter: en-ad » j
  • Willing to respond to persuasion or suggestions.
    1. Willing to comply with; agreeable.


      * unamenable


      Inter: trans-top » Willing to respond to persuasion or suggestions

  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|податлив, Inter: t- » bg|поддаващ се, Inter: t+ » bg|послушен|sc=Cyrl
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|vastaanottavainen
  • German: Inter: t- » de|ansprechbar, Inter: t- » de|fügsam, Inter: t- » de|gefügig, Inter: t- » de|zugängig, Inter: t+ » de|zugänglich

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|сговорчивый
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|receptivo, Inter: t- » es|susceptible
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|bağlı, Inter: l » tr|cevap Inter: t- » tr|verebilir, Inter: l » tr|tabi|alt=tâbî Inter: t- » tr|olan, Inter: t+ » tr|yumuşak başlı

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » Willing to comply with; agreeable
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|отзивчив, Inter: t+ » bg|сговорчив|sc=Cyrl
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|myöntyväinen
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|πρόθυμος|sc=Grek, Inter: t+ » el|σύμφωνος|sc=Grek

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|послушный
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|agradable

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Finnish: vastaanottavainen
    • Spanish: responsable, tratable

    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

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    Translation: et » amenable
    Translation: fr » amenable
    Translation: ko » amenable
    Translation: io » amenable
    Translation: it » amenable
    Translation: kn » amenable
    Translation: ku » amenable
    Translation: mg » amenable
    Translation: ml » amenable
    Translation: my » amenable
    Translation: ps » amenable
    Translation: pl » amenable
    Translation: sv » amenable
    Translation: ta » amenable
    Translation: te » amenable
    Translation: th » amenable
    Translation: tr » amenable
    Translation: vi » amenable
    Translation: zh » amenable