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

  • adj. Easily read; legible: a readable typeface.
  • adj. Pleasurable or interesting to read: a readable story.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

  • adj. easily deciphered


read +‎ -able (Wiktionary)



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