Definition of susceptibility noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//səˌseptəˈbɪləti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//səˌseptəˈbɪləti//
    (pl. susceptibilities)
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  1. 1[uncountable, singular] susceptibility (to something) the state of being very likely to be influenced, harmed or affected by something susceptibility to disease
  2. 2susceptibilities [plural] a person’s feelings which are likely to be easily hurt synonym sensibility It was all carried out without any consideration for the susceptibilities of the bereaved family.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: susceptibility