Medical conditions

susceptible
(adj)
sǝs-EP-ti-bǝl
Meaning

1. impressionable; easily influenced

1st Sample Sentence

1. She has little confidence in her own judgment, and is thus highly susceptible to suggestion by others.

2nd Meaning

2. having little resistance (for example, to a disease)

2nd Sample Sentence

2. She has always been highly susceptible to colds and flu.

Root

sub (up from under)#capere (to take) (Latin)

Mnemonics

the one who is not aBLE to SUSPECT, so easily influenced

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