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Synonyms of "Receptive" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between receptive and susceptible ?
A: “Receptive” is generally positive: someone is open to, willing to receive, even appreciates criticism, for example. “Susceptible” implies negative effects resulting from some exposure: susceptible to getting sick, susceptible to taking a critique or comments “the wrong way,” etc.

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