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1. Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0
accessible, accommodating, accountable, acquiescent, adaptable, adapting, adaptive, adjusting, advance, agreeable, alacritous, ameliorate, amend, answerable, ardent, better, biddable, chargeable, compliant, consenting, content, cooperative, dependent, disposed, docile, eager, elevate, emend, enthusiastic, fain, favorable, favorably disposed, favorably inclined, forward, game, help, humble, impressionable, in the mind, in the mood, inclined, influenceable, liable, lift, malleable, meek, meliorate, mend, minded, movable, obedient, open, open-minded, passive, persuadable, persuasible, pervious, plastic, pliable, pliant, predisposed, promote, prompt, prone, quick, raise, ready, ready and willing, receptive, reconciled, rectify, repair, resigned, responsible, responsible for, responsive, right, suasible, subdued, subject, submissive, subordinate, suggestible, susceptible, swayable, tame, to blame, tractable, uncomplaining, unresisting, weak, well-disposed, well-inclined, willed, willing, willinghearted, zealous
Dictionary Results for amenable:
1. WordNet® 3.0 (2006)
amenable
    adj 1: disposed or willing to comply; "someone amenable to
           persuasion" [syn: amenable, conformable]
    2: readily reacting to suggestions and influences; "a responsive
       student" [syn: amenable, tractable]
    3: open to being acted upon in a certain way; "an amenable
       hospitalization should not result in untimely death"; "the
       tumor was not amenable to surgical treatment"
    4: liable to answer to a higher authority; "the president is
       amenable to the constitutional court"

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Amenable \A*me"na*ble\, a. [F. amener to lead; ? (L. ad) = mener
   to lead, fr. L. minare to drive animals (properly by
   threatening cries), in LL. to lead; L. minari, to threaten,
   minae threats. See Menace.]
   1. (Old Law) Easy to be led; governable, as a woman by her
      husband. [Obs.] --Jacob.
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   2. Liable to be brought to account or punishment; answerable;
      responsible; accountable; as, amenable to law.
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            Nor is man too diminutive . . . to be amenable to
            the divine government.                --I. Taylor.
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   3. Liable to punishment, a charge, a claim, etc.
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   4. Willing to yield or submit; responsive; tractable.
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            Sterling . . . always was amenable enough to
            counsel.                              --Carlyle.
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3. Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856)
AMENABLE. Responsible; subject to answer in a court of justice liable to
punishment.



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