Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Capable of being redeemed; able to be restored or recovered.
  • adj. Capable of being paid off; subject to a right on the part of the debtor to discharge or of an issuer to repurchase; as, a redeemable annuity or redeemable preferred stock.
  • adj. Susceptible to correction or reform.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being redeemed; subject to repurchase; held under conditions permitting redemption.
  • adj. Subject to an obligation of redemtion; conditioned upon a promise of redemtion; payable; due; , redeemabble in gold, or in current money, or four months after date.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being redeemed; admitting of redemption.
  • Capable of being paid off; subject to a right on the part of the debtor to discharge, satisfy, recover, or take back by payment: as, a redeemable annuity.

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

  • adj. susceptible to improvement or reform
  • adj. able to be converted into ready money or the equivalent
  • adj. recoverable upon payment or fulfilling a condition

Etymologies

redeem +‎ -able (Wiktionary)

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