American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Susceptible, capable, or worthy of a specified action: debatable.
- n. Inclined or given to a specified state or action: changeable.
GNU Webster's 1913
- An adjective suffix now usually in a passive sense; able to be; fit to be; expressing capacity or worthiness in a passive sense
- Middle English, from Old French, from Latin -ābilis, -ibilis : -ā- and -i-, thematic vowels + -bilis, adj. suff. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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