persuasible


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per·sua·si·ble

 (pər-swā′zə-bəl, -sə-bəl)
adj.
Capable of being persuaded; persuadable.

per·sua′si·bil′i·ty, per·sua′si·ble·ness n.

per•sua•si•ble

(pərˈsweɪ sə bəl, -zə-)

adj.
capable of being persuaded.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Latin persuāsibilis convincing]
per•sua`si•bil′i•ty, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.persuasible - being susceptible to persuasion
susceptible - (often followed by `of' or `to') yielding readily to or capable of; "susceptible to colds"; "susceptible of proof"
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Ademas, su teoria del votante persuasible va a contracorriente de tres mitos sobre la politica en Estados Unidos: 1) la percepcion de que los mas recientes candidatos presidenciales utilizan temas divisivos para cohesionar a su base (si usan tales temas, pero no con ese objetivo); 2) la vision de que la polarizacion en Washington ha provocado mayor polarizacion en el electorado; 3) la idea de que los votantes persuasibles son el segmento menos admirable del electorado (los menos informados y sin actitudes politicas claras).
It has long been "known" and reported in social psychology texts that females are more persuasible and readily influenced by social pressure than are males.