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synonyms for receptive

  • amenable
  • approachable
  • friendly
  • hospitable
  • interested
  • open-minded
  • ready
  • responsive
  • sensitive
  • susceptible
  • sympathetic
  • welcoming
  • open
  • acceptant
  • acceptive
  • accessible
  • alert
  • bright
  • favorable
  • influenceable
  • observant
  • open to suggestions
  • perceptive
  • persuadable
  • pushover
  • quick on the uptake
  • recipient
  • suggestible
  • swayable
  • well-disposed
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antonyms for receptive

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  • cold
  • cool
  • insensitive
  • unconcerned
  • unfeeling
  • unfriendly
  • unsociable
  • unsusceptible
  • unwilling
  • unreceptive
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How to use receptive in a sentence

Over the past year, Americans have only become more receptive to the idea of using technology to care for their health.
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In fact, one of the reasons the Glasgow Rocks were receptive to the idea was that they were already using mental imagery training to practice their shooting.
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Answers to a question about vegan foods, for example, might be used to identify people who would be receptive to an ad for a meat alternative brand’s ad.
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Others learned the minutiae of the science and worked quietly with receptive bureaucrats, bringing the patient’s perspective to the table toward the same goal of faster drug approval.
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At that point they were way more receptive to the idea of building the service that can help them shave off a few hundred thousand dollars per year of that map services bill.
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Thankfully, punk is more receptive to bodily fluids than most genres.
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YouTube enabled the brand to not only substantially increase reach, but also drive stronger return on ad spend in doing so, connecting with far more receptive segments.
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By then, McNeil, the former New York Times science writer, had grown more receptive to the lab-origin theory, if not entirely persuaded by it.
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Some Democratic lawmakers also said they had never ruled out the Wuhan lab theory and that they have simply become more receptive to it as scientists and epidemiologists have done the same.
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That added layer of information might make those readers more receptive to a specific kind of ad creative, or perhaps even attractive to another kind of advertiser altogether.
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