Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary


adjective men·su·ra·ble \ˈmen(t)s-rə-bəl, ˈmen(t)sh-; ˈmen(t)-sə-rə-, -shə-\

Definition of mensurable

  1. 1 :  capable of being measured :  measurable

  2. 2 :  mensural 1


play \ˌmen(t)s-rə-ˈbi-lə-tē, ˌmen(t)sh-; ˌmen(t)-sə-rə-, -shə-\ noun

Origin and Etymology of mensurable

Late Latin mensurabilis, from mensurare to measure, from Latin mensura measure — more at measure

First Known Use: 1604

Learn More about mensurable

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of mensurable

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up mensurable? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).