Definition of contra-suggestible in English:


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Pronunciation: /kɒntrəsəˈdʒɛstɪb(ə)l


  • Tending to respond to a suggestion by believing or doing the contrary.
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    • Turnbull says, ‘She is the most contra-suggestible woman in Sydney, I believe.’
    • Sometimes this feeling is so strong that the people are contra-suggestible and always tend to act in a manner contrary to that suggested.
    • Being critical must be distinguished from being merely contra-suggestible.

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