from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Possible to contradict or declare untrue: deniable accusations.
  • adj. Being such that plausible disavowal or disclaimer is possible: "Covert action was deniable; a Pentagon program would not be” ( Bob Woodward).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Able to be denied or contradicted

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being, or liable to be, denied.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being denied or contradicted.

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

  • adj. capable of being denied or contradicted


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