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livable

adjective liv·able \ˈli-və-bəl\

Simple Definition of livable

  • : suitable to live in : enjoyable to live in

  • : making it possible to live or to have the things that people need to live properly

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of livable

  1. 1 :  suitable for living in, on, or with <a livable house> <livable wages>

  2. 2 :  endurable

livableness noun

Examples of livable in a sentence

  1. They described the house as very livable.

  2. People need jobs that will pay them livable wages.



1814

First Known Use of livable

1814

Variants of livable

also liveable play \ˈli-və-bəl\


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