from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Obsolete form of delible.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being blotted out or erased.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • That can be blotted out or erased.


Latin delebilis. (Wiktionary)


  • Employed several layers of paper of various materials and colors; the middle one was colored with a deleble dye, whose color was changed by the application of chemicals to the outer layer.

    Forty Centuries of Ink

  • There's 'deleble' spelled with an e, and 'indelible' with an

    Marjorie's Busy Days

  • "Aunt Eliza," said Aurora one day, "you have instilled into my sensitive nature an indelible aversion to men, compared with which all such deleble passions as affection and love are as inconsequential as summer zephyrs.

    The Holy Cross and Other Tales


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