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re·cep·tive·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. receptiveness, receptivity, opennessnoun

    willingness or readiness to receive (especially impressions or ideas)

    "he was testing the government's receptiveness to reform"; "this receptiveness is the key feature in oestral behavior, enabling natural mating to occur"; "their receptivity to the proposal"

Wiktionary

  1. receptivenessnoun

    The characteristic of being receptive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Receptivenessnoun

    the quality of being receptive

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of receptiveness in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of receptiveness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of receptiveness in a Sentence

  1. Oliver Wendell Holmes:

    When I think of talking, it is of course with a woman. For talking at its best being an inspiration, it wants a corresponding divine quality of receptiveness, and where will you find this but in a woman?

  2. Oliver Wendell Holmes:

    When I think of talking, it is of course with a woman. For talking at its best being an inspiration, it wants a corresponding divine quality of receptiveness, and where will you find this but in a woman

  3. Erik Pevernagie:

    How can we reconcile " individuality " and " otherness ". How do we bring together two dialectic poles: 'me' and the 'other'. Building up one's " personality " is crucial and consequently self-esteem is required. By listening to the others, by assessing one's life experience, by acknowledging self-regard and amour-propre, open-mindedness can grow generously. Being sensitive to the others, helps to move forward, opens horizons, increases receptiveness and dignity. (" I am on my own side, but I can listen")

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