Instructible In*struct"i*ble, a. Capable of being instructed; teachable; docible. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • instructible — ktəbəl adjective Etymology: Latin instructus (past participle) + English ible : capable of being instructed or taught instructible children a very instructible subject …   Useful english dictionary

  • instructible — adj. teachable, can be instructed, can be educated …   English contemporary dictionary

  • instructible — in·struct·ible …   English syllables

  • instruct — instructedly, adv. instructedness, n. instructible, adj. /in strukt /, v.t. 1. to furnish with knowledge, esp. by a systematic method; teach; train; educate. 2. to furnish with orders or directions; direct; order; command: The doctor instructed… …   Universalium

  • educability — n. capability of being educated, trainability, state of being instructible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • educable — adj. able to be educated, trainable, instructible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • teachable — teach·a·ble || tɪːtʃəbl adj. learnable, instructible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • docile — adj 1. manipulate, manipulable, tractable, malleable, ductile, pliable, pliant, manageable, Scot. tawie; passive, timid, gentle, meek, mild, subdued; compliant, complying, amendable, cooperative, accommodating, agreeable, willing, disposed,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • educable — adj instructible, teachable, trainable ≠ ineducable …   Useful english dictionary

  • instructable — obs. variant of instructible …   Useful english dictionary

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