Definitions For Receptive


  • Able to absorb liquid (not repellent)
  • Of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system
  • Open to arguments, ideas, or change


  • Ready or willing to receive favorably

Is Receptive a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Receptive is worth 16 points in Scrabble and 19 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Receptive in a Sentence

  • I was happy to be speaking before such a receptive audience.
  • Needed a partner who was receptive to new ways of managing the business

Synonyms for Receptive

Antonyms for Receptive

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