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persuadable

Syllabification: per·suad·a·ble
Pronunciation: /pərˈswādəbəl
 
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Definition of persuadable in English:

adjective

Easily persuaded; amenable: they need to identify the most persuadable voters
More example sentences
  • Well, there are so many undecided or persuadable people.
  • Paid media focused on the most persuadable voters.
  • You must discern the most important issue for persuadable voters in your district.
Synonyms
malleable, tractable, pliable, compliant, amenable, adaptable, accommodating, cooperative, flexible, acquiescent, yielding, biddable, complaisant, like putty in one's hands, suggestible

Derivatives

persuadability

1
Pronunciation: /-ˌswādəˈbilitē/
noun
Example sentences
  • In those Wisconsin cram sessions, we're told the emphasis has been on persuadability and brevity.

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