Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Liable to be annulled or to become void; voidable.
  • Capable of being avoided, shunned, escaped, or prevented.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Capable of being vacated; liable to be annulled or made invalid; voidable.
  • adjective Capable of being avoided, shunned, or escaped.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Capable of being vacated; liable to be annulled or made invalid; voidable.
  • adjective Capable of being avoided, shunned, or escaped.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective capable of being avoided or warded off

Etymologies

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avoid +‎ -able

Examples

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