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marketable

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adjective mar·ket·able \ˈmär-kə-tə-bəl\

Simple Definition of marketable

  • : able to be sold : wanted by buyers or employers

Full Definition of marketable

  1. 1 a :  fit to be offered for sale in a market <food that is not marketable> b :  wanted by purchasers or employers :  salable <marketable securities> <marketable skills>

  2. 2 :  of or relating to buying or selling

mar·ket·abil·i·ty play \ˌmär-kə-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

Examples of marketable

  1. an employee with highly marketable skills

  2. <realized that the birdhouses he enjoyed making were marketable and began selling them at craft fairs>



1600

First Known Use of marketable

1600



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