Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

callable

play
adjective call·able \ˈkȯ-lə-bəl\

Definition of callable

  1. :  capable of being called; specifically :  subject to a demand for presentation for payment <callable bond>



1826

First Known Use of callable

1826

Rhymes with callable


Law Dictionary

callable

adjective call·able

Legal Definition of callable

  1. :  capable of being called; specifically :  subject to a demand for presentation for payment <a callable bond>




Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up callable? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a simplified speech bridging languages

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

confounded-person

Which is a synonym of indolent?

melancholy philistine frenetic lazy
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ