Synonyms and related words:
abject, accepting, accordant, acquiescent, acquiescing, admissive, affirmative, agreeable, agreed, agreeing, alacritous, allowing, amenable, approving, ardent, assentatious, assenting, complaisant, compliable, compliant, complying, conceding, concessive, consentient, content, cooperative, disposed, docile, eager, endorsing, enthusiastic, fain, favorable, favorably disposed, favorably inclined, forward, game, in the mind, in the mood, inclined, indulgent, lax, lenient, minded, nondissenting, nonprohibitive, nonresistant, nonresisting, nonresistive, nothing loath, obedient, passive, permissive, permitting, pliant, predisposed, prompt, prone, quick, ratifying, ready, ready and willing, receptive, resigned, responsive, sanctioning, servile, submissive, subservient, suffering, supine, tolerant, tolerating, tractable, unassertive, uncomplaining, ungrudging, unloath, unprohibitive, unrefusing, unreluctant, unresistant, unresisting, well-disposed, well-inclined, willed, willing, willinghearted, zealous

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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