Definitions

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

  • adjective Easily read; legible.
  • adjective Pleasurable or interesting to read.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Capable of being read; legible.
  • Of sufficient interest to be read; worth reading; easy or interesting to read: as, a readable story.
  • Enabling to read; capable of being read by.

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

  • adjective Such as can be read; legible; fit or suitable to be read; worth reading; interesting.

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

  • adjective of handwriting, print, etc legible, possible to read or at least decipher
  • adjective which can be read, i.e. accessed or played, by a certain technical type of device
  • adjective of a book enjoyable to read, of an acceptable stylistic quality or at least functionally composed

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

  • adjective easily deciphered

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

read +‎ -able

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