suggestibility

suggestible

[suhg-jes-tuh-buhl, suh-]
adjective
1.
subject to or easily influenced by suggestion.
2.
that may be suggested.

Origin:
1885–90; suggest + -ible

suggestibility, suggestibleness, noun
suggestibly, adverb
hypersuggestibility, noun
hypersuggestible, adjective
hypersuggestibleness, noun
hypersuggestibly, adverb
nonsuggestible, adjective
unsuggestible, adjective
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suggestibility (səˌdʒɛstɪˈbɪlɪtɪ)
 
n
psychol a state, esp under hypnosis, in which a person will accept the suggestions of another person and act accordingly

suggestible (səˈdʒɛstɪbəl)
 
adj
1.  easily influenced by ideas provided by other persons
2.  characteristic of something that can be suggested
 
sug'gestibleness
 
n
 
sug'gestibly
 
adv

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suggestibility sug·gest·i·bil·i·ty (səg-jěs'tə-bĭl'ĭ-tē, sə-jěs'-)
n.
Responsiveness or susceptibility to suggestion.

suggestible sug·gest·i·ble (səg-jěs'tə-bəl, sə-jěs'-)
adj.
Readily influenced by suggestion.

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