from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. accountable; responsible
  • adj. sensitive

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Accountable; responsible; sensitive.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Sensitive, or (in another view) tractable. See etymology.


compt +‎ -ible (Wiktionary)


  • This incomptability means that the 3GS I was Bout to buy for near $1000 with taxes would not be comptible with the official Chinese carrier (unicom); and equally the $500+++ for the Chinese version will not be compatible outside of china.

    I Quit The iPhone

  • One to be comptible with AT&T's Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM) network and another with Verizon's code division multiple access (CDMA) network.


  • Good beauties, let me sustain no scorn; I am very comptible, even to the least sinister usage.

    Twelfth Night; or What You Will

  • But, that doesn't stop her from attempting to do the best of what she can at her job-she's young, outgoing and optimistic, direct and yet very delicate: "very comptible, even to the least sinister usage."

    Fashion World of SL


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