Dictionary

marketable

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

marketable

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

: able to be sold : wanted by buyers or employers

Full Definition of MARKETABLE

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
:  of or relating to buying or selling
mar·ket·abil·i·ty \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>

First Known Use of MARKETABLE

1600

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: market basketPrevious Word in the Dictionary: market (verb)All Words Near: marketable
February 28, 2015
pontificate Hear it
To speak pompously or dogmatically
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears