Penchant vs Susceptibility - What's the difference?

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Penchant is a related term of susceptibility.


As nouns the difference between penchant and susceptibility

is that penchant is taste, liking, or inclination (for) while susceptibility is the condition of being susceptible; vulnerability.

penchant

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • taste, liking, or inclination (for)
  • He has a penchant for fine wine.

    Synonyms

    * desire

    susceptibility

    English

    Noun

    (susceptibilities)
  • the condition of being susceptible; vulnerability
  • emotional sensitivity
  • (physics) electric susceptibility, a measure of how easily a dielectric polarizes in response to an external electric field (compare permittivity).