Translation of susceptible in Spanish:

susceptible

propenso a, adj.

Pronunciation: /səˈsɛptəb(ə)l//səˈsɛptɪb(ə)l/

adjective

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    • 1.1render_form_group(subsense).blank? span.form-groups = render_form_group(subsense)(open, vulnerable)

      (colds/infection) propenso a
      he's quite susceptible to a bit of flattery se lo puede persuadir halagándolo un poco
      • the style is very susceptible to parody el estilo se presta a la parodia
      • Despite recovering from the accident, the 31-year-old's neck remains susceptible to further injury.
      • Adult birds are susceptible to lead poisoning when their food source is contaminated.
      • With the festive season in full swing during the winter months, you may also become susceptible to illness.
      • People who exercise regularly are less susceptible to minor viral illnesses, such as colds and flu.
      • Avoid early planting dates if susceptible inbreds or hybrids are planted.
      • A vitamin deficiency can cause normal body functions to break down and render a person susceptible to disease.
      • Longer limbs are tougher to control and generate force that leaves them susceptible to injuries.
      • Experts said they are the most susceptible to damage in large quakes.
      • Rural teachers, in particular, were susceptible to pressure from resentful parents in their communities.
      • Less robust people and children are more susceptible to the disease.
      • In turn, those areas become susceptible to injury.
      • Trees susceptible to frost damage should be trimmed immediately after the last chance of frost.
      • Children most susceptible to bone plate disturbances are those with poor muscle development.
      • In susceptible individuals, panic disorder's debilitating symptoms can lead to major depression.
      • Why do you seem particularly susceptible to that injury?
      • However, while adults are less susceptible to varicella infection, they are more likely to die of chicken pox.
      • Since yours were newly planted, they were likely more susceptible to the cold.
      • Therefore, more research is needed to identify subgroups that may be particularly susceptible to pressure reduction strategies.
      • There are also concerns that a roof could make the tower more susceptible to damage from the elements.
      • The lack of knowledge about AIDS and venereal diseases generally makes this group particularly susceptible to infection.

    • 1.2(touchy)

      susceptible
      sensible
      • This proves the consumer is susceptible and can change at a whim.
      • It occurs when a susceptible person is confronted with a stressful situation, etc.
      • As a susceptible child, I was brainwashed into believing that was true.
      • Yet she agrees they are highly susceptible to peer pressure.
      • He was a cheerful, gregarious man, as endlessly curious as a cat, highly emotional and susceptible.
      • Sarah was susceptible to all the feelings and emotions of ordinary women.

  • 2susceptible of
    formal

    (capable)
    (change, improvement) susceptible de
    • These things are not susceptible of translation into a simple ‘yes or no’ question.
    • Each item separately may be susceptible of an innocent explanation.