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suggestible

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Definition susceptible or responsive to suggestion
  • Two people were involved-the real murderer, cunning, resourceful and calculating-and the pseudo murderer, stupid, vacillating and suggestible.
    Agatha Christie  --  The ABC Murders
  • But you will go so far as to admit that women in general have a more fragile nervous organization, and consequently a greater suggestibility?
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace
  • It isn't like watching a movie; he's in a highly suggestible state.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • Highly suggestible.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • If Steffie had learned about deja vu on the radio but then missed the subsequent upgrading to more deadly conditions, it could mean she was in a position to be tricked by her own apparatus of suggestibility.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • , which may only indicate how truly momentous for me was this encounter with Leslie, or how doltish and complete was my seizure of passion—or simply how my suggestible mind was working at the age of twenty-two.
    William Styron  --  Sophie's Choice
  • To look closely at complex behaviors like smoking or suicide or crime is to appreciate how suggestible we are in the face of what we see and hear, and how acutely sensitive we are to even the smallest details of everyday life.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • Suggestible-it is in that word that the mystery of Mr. Cust consists!
    Agatha Christie  --  The ABC Murders
  • You have to bear in mind that subjects under hypnosis are very suggestible.
    Paula Hawkins  --  The Girl on the Train
  • He had been pretty damn suggestible himself.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • Persons suffering from epilepsy often have blanks when they cannot remember what they have done ...... Remember that Cust was a nervous, highly neurotic subject and extremely suggestible.
    Agatha Christie  --  The ABC Murders

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