French translation of 'amenable'
1. (= obliging) serviable
2. (= responsive)
amenable to sth [person][change] prêt(e) à qch; [advice] disposé(e) à écouter qch ⧫ disposé(e) à suivre qch; [illnesstreatment] sensible à qch ⧫ réactif/ive à qch
3. (= answerable)
amenable to the law responsable devant la loi
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Not for a minute had she believed fate would be so amenable as to arrange for him to fall madly in love with her.WHOLE SECRET LOVE (2002)
My cat was a half-grown black-and-white female of undistinguished origin, guaranteed to be clean and amenable.ON CATS (2002)
So although angry about the lost time and disliking Roos's superior tone, he was very amenable to Roos's suggestion of a meeting.FINAL RESORT (2002)
Hablet had plenty of other daughters who were much more amenable than the dreaded Adrina.TREASON KEEP (2002)
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British English: amenable ADJECTIVE
If you are amenable to something, you are willing to do it or accept it.
The leader seemed amenable to attending a conference.
Translation of amenable from the Collins English to French Dictionary