Receptive Synonyms and Antonyms

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Synonyms for Receptive

Completely obvious; blatant:
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Generally warm, approachable and easy to relate with in character.
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Having or showing interest.
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Able to perceive quickly and easily; having keen insight or intuition; penetrating
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Able to receive and respond to external stimuli.
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Readily accepting; receptive
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Willing to consider new and different ideas or opinions.
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Responsible to higher authority; accountable:
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(Physiol.) Designating or of that part of the autonomic nervous system whose nerves originate in the lumbar and thoracic regions of the spinal cord and that is especially concerned with mediating the involuntary response to alarm, as by speeding the heart rate, raising the blood pressure, and dilating the pupils of the eyes: these nerves oppose the parasympathetic nerves in the regulation of many body processes
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(Bot.) Developing inward toward the center, as certain flower clusters
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Transmitting impulses from sense organs to nerve centers; afferent.
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(Psychol.) Of or pertaining to motor responses initiated by sensory stimulation
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Antonyms for Receptive

Capable of, offering, or showing resistance. Often used in combination:
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Exhibiting a lack of responsiveness.
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Hostile
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Words Related to Receptive

Of or relating to secret or classified information:
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Capable of receiving an impression:
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(Obsolete) Accepted.
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