Translation of susceptible in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (open, vulnerable) See examples:susceptible
tosomething(to colds/infection)he's quite susceptible to a bit of flatterypropenso aalgothe style is very susceptible to parodyse lo puede persuadir halagándolo un pocoel estilo se presta a la parodiaExample sentences1.2 (touchy)
- Since yours were newly planted, they were likely more susceptible to the cold.
- Adult birds are susceptible to lead poisoning when their food source is contaminated.
- There are also concerns that a roof could make the tower more susceptible to damage from the elements.
- It occurs when a susceptible person is confronted with a stressful situation, etc.
- This proves the consumer is susceptible and can change at a whim.
- As a susceptible child, I was brainwashed into believing that was true.
- 2 (capable) [formal]susceptible
ofsomething (of change, improvement)susceptible dealgoExample sentences
- These things are not susceptible of translation into a simple ‘yes or no’ question.
- Each item separately may be susceptible of an innocent explanation.
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