Meaning of AMENABLE in English

AMENABLE

adj.1 responsive, tractable.

2 (often foll. by to) (of a person) responsible to law.

3 (foll. by to) (of a thing) subject or liable.

Derivatives:

amenability n. amenableness n. amenably adv.

Etymology: AF (Law) f. F amener bring to f. a- to + mener bring f. LL minare drive animals f. L minari threaten

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.