Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Possible to do.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Capable of being done or executed.

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

  • adjective Capable of being done.

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

  • adjective Possible to do; feasible.
  • adjective informal Worthy of sexual conquest.

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

  • adjective capable of existing or taking place or proving true; possible to do

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From do +‎ -able.

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Once I said it, I had to own it.

    July 10, 2007

  • 'Tis an awkward word to read, but perfectly normal to say.

    July 10, 2007

  • Normal, but still on my "do not like" list.

    July 11, 2007