Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Capable of being defined Susceptible of definition: as, definable words.
- Determinable; ascertainable: as, definable limits; a definable period.
- adj. Able to be defined.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Capable of being defined, limited, or explained; determinable; describable by definition; ascertainable.
- adj. capable of being defined, limited, or explained
- define + -able (Wiktionary)
“Preservation of freedom within definable and understandable limits distinguishes our form of government from other arbitrary forms regardless of their designation.”
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“Moondragon's powers are just as definable as any other Marvel telepath -- which is to say kind of definable, depending on a story's needs.”
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“The downside though, is that it also results in an emotional detachment to the character, since the movie never provides a truly definable scale for the audience to gauge how he has been affected by this (mentally or physically).”
“Well, certain government functions have definable outcomes.”
“There is a readily definable agenda on the part of liberal politics in America to use media influence in the same way its been done before a la Jimmy Carter vs Reagan (and the bullshit about Carterâ€ ™ s â€˜kinâ€ ™) …”
“And we have goals, definable ones large and small.”
“I guess they think if they give us a tidy little label, they can talk about us as an easily definable "momolith," and then move on to more important or complicated voting blocks.”
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