amenableness

  • 1 Amenableness — A*me na*ble*ness, n. The quality or state of being amenable; liability to answer charges; answerableness. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 amenableness — index decorum, liability Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 amenableness — See amenability. * * * …

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  • 4 amenableness — noun The state or quality of being amenable …

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  • 5 amenableness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of willingly carrying out the wishes of others: acquiescence, amenability, compliance, compliancy, deference, obedience, submission, submissiveness, tractability, tractableness. See RESIST …

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  • 6 amenableness — n. See amenability …

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  • 7 amenableness — noun the trait of being cooperative • Syn: ↑amenability, ↑cooperativeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑cooperative (for: ↑cooperativeness), ↑amenable, ↑amenable …

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  • 8 amenability — noun the trait of being cooperative • Syn: ↑amenableness, ↑cooperativeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑cooperative (for: ↑cooperativeness), ↑amenable (for: ↑ …

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  • 9 cooperativeness — noun the trait of being cooperative • Syn: ↑amenability, ↑amenableness • Derivationally related forms: ↑cooperative, ↑amenable (for: ↑amenableness), ↑amenable ( …

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  • 10 Amenability — A*me na*bil i*ty, n. The quality of being amenable; amenableness. Coleridge. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 11 amenable — amenability, amenableness, n. amenably, adv. /euh mee neuh beuhl, euh men euh /, adj. 1. ready or willing to answer, act, agree, or yield; open to influence, persuasion, or advice; agreeable; submissive; tractable: an amenable servant. 2. liable… …

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  • 12 liability — li·a·bil·i·ty /ˌlī ə bi lə tē/ n pl ties 1: the quality or state of being liable 2: something for which one is liable: as a: a financial obligation: debt tax liability the bonds …

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  • 13 decorum — I noun act demanded by social custom, amenability, amenableness, amenities, appropriate behavior, appropriateness, best behavior, best of taste, bienseance, civility, civilized behavior, code of what is fitting, conduct, conformity, consideration …

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  • 14 impressionability — Synonyms and related words: accessibility, adaptability, affectibility, affectivity, agreeability, amenability, amenableness, aptitude, aptness, bendability, brightness, cleverness, delicacy, docility, ductibility, ductility, educability,… …

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  • 15 openness — Synonyms and related words: access, accessibility, admissibility, admission, amenableness, apparentness, approachability, artlessness, assimilation, austerity, availability, baldness, bareness, big mouth, bluffness, bluntness, broadness,… …

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  • 16 susceptibility — Synonyms and related words: a thing for, ability, ableness, accessibility, adaptability, adequacy, affectibility, affection, affectionateness, affectivity, affinity, agreeability, amativeness, amenability, amenableness, amorousness, aptitude,… …

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  • 17 weakness — Synonyms and related words: Amor, Christian love, Eros, Platonic love, a thing for, abulia, accessibility, admiration, adoration, affection, affinity, agape, airiness, airy texture, amenableness, anemia, aptitude, aptness, ardency, ardor, area,… …

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  • 18 liability — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Responsibility Nouns 1. liability, liableness, responsibility, possibility, probability, contingency, susceptibility; duty; liabilities, debts (see debt); drawback (see hindrance). See tendency. 2.… …

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  • 19 obedience — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Submission to authority Nouns 1. obedience, compliance; submission, nonresistance; malleability, tractability, ductility; acquiescence, observance; obsequiousness, servility. See subjection. 2.… …

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  • 20 submission — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Yielding Nouns 1. submission, submissiveness, obedience, resignation, patience, humility, self abasement, compliance, pliancy, docility, passivity, acquiescence, sufferance, conformity, subjection;… …

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