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conceivable

conceivable

adjective con·ceiv·able \kən-ˈsē-və-bəl\

: able to be imagined : imaginable or possible

Full Definition of CONCEIVABLE

:  capable of being conceived :  imaginable <every conceivable combination>
con·ceiv·abil·i·ty \kən-ˌsē-və-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
con·ceiv·able·ness \-ˈsē-və-bəl-nəs\ noun

Examples of CONCEIVABLE

  1. They discussed the question from every conceivable angle.
  2. It is conceivable that she will refuse to go.

First Known Use of CONCEIVABLE

15th century

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