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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of being easily persuaded.

Usage examples (19)
  • Adjective : a tractable child; a tractable disposition
  • For your obedience -- that is, tractableness is come abroad unto all.
  • However, he escaped the danger, and grew robust: he was very beautiful, and the sweetness of his countenance won the affections of all who saw him: but the meekness of his...
  • Immediately upon this, Samuel's tractableness is again mentioned (v. 26), to shame their obstinacy: The child Samuel grew. for more
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