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actionable

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adjective ac·tion·able \ˈak-sh(ə-)nə-bəl\

Simple Definition of actionable

  • law : giving a reason to bring an action or a lawsuit against someone

  • : able to be used as a basis or reason for doing something

Full Definition of actionable

  1. 1 :  subject to or affording ground for an action or suit at law

  2. 2 :  capable of being acted on <actionable information>

ac·tion·ablyplay \-blē\ adverb

Examples of actionable

  1. Firing people because of their age is actionable.

  2. We've received actionable information that the men are hiding in these mountains.



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First Known Use of actionable

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