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chargeable

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adjective charge·able \ˈchär-jə-bəl\

Simple Definition of chargeable

  • : able to be charged

  • : able to be treated as a crime

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of chargeable

  1. 1 archaic :  financially burdensome :  expensive

  2. 2 :  liable to be charged: as a :  liable to be accused or held responsible b :  suitable to be charged to a particular account c :  qualified to be made a charge on the county or parish

Examples of chargeable in a sentence

  1. The business lunch was chargeable to the company.

  2. an act chargeable under federal law



14th Century

First Known Use of chargeable

14th century


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