Easy to be led; governable, as a woman by her husband.
- Responsive to advice, authority, or suggestion; willing.
- Responsible to higher authority; accountable: amenable to the law. See Synonyms at responsible.
- Susceptible or open, as to testing or criticism: "The phenomenon of mind . . . is much more complex, though also more amenable to scientific investigation, than anyone suspected” ( Michael D. Lemonick).