Definitions for teachableˈti tʃə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. docile, teachable(adj)

    ready and willing to be taught

    "docile pupils eager for instruction"; "teachable youngsters"

Wiktionary

  1. teachable(Adjective)

    Capable of being taught; apt to learn.

  2. teachable(Adjective)

    Willing to receive instruction or to learn; docile.

  3. teachable(Adjective)

    That can be taught.

    Common sense is not a teachable subject.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Teachable(adj)

    capable of being taught; apt to learn; also, willing to receive instruction; docile

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Aldous Huxley:

    Experience teaches only the teachable.

  2. Martha Miele Matthew:

    The punishment is so severe in this it ’s hard as a parent to try to make this a teachable moment for our kid so we can move forward in a healthy manner.

  3. Maddie Peschong:

    To have people take this kind of attention to it, and then to have Val be able to turn this into a really teachable moment to educate about service dogs, has been extremely special.

  4. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel:

    Every encounter between law enforcement and a resident is a teachable moment, the trust factor is not just a goal, it is a key ingredient to effective community policing, which is what you need for safety.

  5. Carmen Farina:

    Muslim students and their families who observe Eid al-Fitr and Eid al-Adha shouldn't have to choose between an instructional day and their religious obligations, this new addition will also enable a teachable moment in the classroom for our students to learn about religious tolerance and the societal contributions of various cultures.


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