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1. Capable of being taught: teachable skills.
2. Able and willing to learn: teachable youngsters.

teach′a·bil′i·ty, teach′a·ble·ness n.
teach′a·bly adv.


the quality or condition of being teachable
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as he afterwards told me) that I must be a YAHOO; but my teachableness, civility, and cleanliness, astonished him; which were qualities altogether opposite to those animals.
The mere habit of learning to love is the thing; and a teachableness of disposition in a young lady is a great blessing.
Quickly the steward learned Michael's pre-eminent teachableness.