shockable
adjective see shock IV

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shockable — adjective capable of being shocked • Syn: ↑narrow minded • Ant: ↑unshockable …   Useful english dictionary

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  • unshockable — adj. that cannot be shocked. Derivatives: unshockability n. unshockably adv. * * * adjective incapable of being shocked he was warmhearted, sensible and unshockable • Syn: ↑broad minded • Ant: ↑shockable • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • broad-minded — road minded adj. 1. incapable of being shocked. Opposite of {shockable}. Syn: unshockable. [WordNet 1.5] 2. inclined to respect views and beliefs that differ from one s own. Opposite of {narrow minded}. [Narrower terms: {free thinking,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dogmatic dogmatical — Narrow minded Nar row mind ed, a. Of narrow mental scope; lacking tolerance or breadth of view; illiberal; mean. Opposite of {broad minded}, {open minded}, {liberal}. [WordNet sense 2] [Narrower terms: {dogmatic, dogmatical}; {little, petty,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • free-thinking latitudinarian undogmatic undogmatical — broad minded road minded adj. 1. incapable of being shocked. Opposite of {shockable}. Syn: unshockable. [WordNet 1.5] 2. inclined to respect views and beliefs that differ from one s own. Opposite of {narrow minded}. [Narrower terms: {free… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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