|—adj (foll by to)|
|2.||liable to be afflicted (by): susceptible to colds|
|3.||easily impressed emotionally|
|[C17: from Late Latin susceptibilis, from Latin suscipere to take up, from |
susceptible sus·cep·ti·ble (sə-sěp'tə-bəl)
Likely to be affected with a disease, infection, or condition.
Especially sensitive; highly impressionable.