Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Hurtful; pernicious.
  • adj. Capable of being injured or weakened, susceptible to damage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being injured or impaired; liable to, or susceptible of, damage.
  • adj. Hurtful; pernicious.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Hurtful; pernicious; damaging.
  • That may be injured or impaired; susceptible of damage: as, damageable goods.

Etymologies

From damage +‎ -able. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • This Saturday Mazo was writing that the opposition was concentrating its forces in continuously criticizing and making assumptions about the CNE rather than campaigning on the many issues that can be damageable to Chavez.

    Solving the abstention puzzle.

  • On the other hand, there is nothing more damageable for Chavez than having masses of opposition voters voting on December.

    Solving the abstention puzzle.

  • But it reminded us that we had a large inventory of older buildings, built prior to the 1970s, that were quite damageable and dangerous and needed to be taken care of.

    CNN Transcript Jun 15, 2006

  • One could interpret it as the one figure that has been most damageable to the country, or the most incompetent, or the one that uses his/her power in the worst way.

    08/14/2005 - 08/21/2005

  • Even if you had some people switch from tobacco to Marijuana it would be a blessing since smoking tobacco is more damageable and addictive than Marijuana. they could then, more easily quit Marijuana.

    Page 4

  • Colas are also damageable to health and mildly addictive, a heavy user, will have withdrawal symptoms, such as headaches and drowsyness etc.. if he/she quits cold turkey.

    Page 5

  • Reference your post # 102, I agree that Marijuana is damageable to health and mildly addictive.

    Page 5

  • Imperiall clemencie and humanitie, is moued to vndertake a thing of so much difficultie, being perswaded that hee hauing entered into so many perils, your Maiestie will not dislike the same, especially if it may appeare that it be not damageable vnto your royall

    The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation

  • This place is sealed tighter than water-damageable deck-cargo.

    The Shadow Of The Lion

  • Soaps obtained from some fats are damageable to skin.

    Chapter 4

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