(click/touch triangles for details)
Definitioneasily influenced, harmed, or impressed emotionally
- Mr. Spenlow replied that he would particularly advise me to dismiss that idea from my mind, as not being worthy of my gentlemanly character; but that he would be glad to hear from me of what improvement I thought the Commons susceptible?Chapters 31-33 (75% in)
- It was not long before I observed that it was the most susceptible part of her face, and that, when she turned pale, that mark altered first, and became a dull, lead-coloured streak, lengthening out to its full extent, like a mark in invisible ink brought to the fire.Chapters 19-21 (50% in)
There are no more uses of "susceptible" in David Copperfield.
Typical Usage (best examples)