Definitions: (1) willing to follow advice; open to suggestion; (2) responsible or answerable; accountable

Synonyms: obedient, responsive, submissive, tractable

Quote: It’s worth noting that invoking God as the entity who set our universe in motion isn’t contradicted by the data. Of course, scientists would say the supreme being hypothesis is faith, and outside the realm of science – that it’s not amenable to experiment. But we currently have the same problem with the notion of parallel universes. — Seth Shostak (1943-) American astronomer