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suasible Line breaks: suas|ible
Pronunciation: /ˈsweɪsɪb(ə)l/

Definition of suasible in English:


Able to be easily persuaded.
Example sentences
  • Phil always did have the willpower of a particularly suasible flea.
  • The want of mental strength rendering them so peculiarly suasible, they possess no powers of resistance.
  • Throughout the Inspired Writings, men are dealt with by their Maker, as suasible, accountable, and free.


Late 16th century: from late Latin suasibilis, from Latin suas- participial stem of the verb suadere (see suasion).

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