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movable

adjective mov·able \ˈmü-və-bəl\

Simple Definition of movable

  • : able to be moved

  • : happening on a different date each year

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of movable

  1. 1 :  capable of being moved

  2. 2 :  changing date from year to year <movable holidays>

movability play \ˌmü-və-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
movableness play \ˈmü-və-bəl-nəs\ noun
movably play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of movable in a sentence

  1. Thanksgiving is a movable holiday.

  2. <any furniture that is not movable will be covered with protective cloths by the painters>



14th Century

First Known Use of movable

14th century

Variants of movable

or moveable play \ˈmü-və-bəl\

2

movable

noun mov·able

Definition of movable

  1. :  something (as an article of furniture) that can be removed or displaced



15th Century

First Known Use of movable

15th century

Variants of movable

or moveable


MOVABLE Defined for Kids

movable

play
adjective mov·able \ˈmü-və-bəl\

Definition of movable for Students

  1. 1 :  possible to move <movable desks>

  2. 2 :  changing date from year to year <Thanksgiving is a movable holiday.>



Variants of movable

or moveable \ˈmü-və-bəl\

Law Dictionary

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movable

adjective mov·able \ˈmü-və-bəl\

Legal Definition of movable

  1. :  capable of being moved



Variants of movable

or moveable \ˈmü-və-bəl\ play

2

movable

noun mov·able

Legal Definition of movable

  1. :  an item of movable property; also :  a right or interest (as a chattel mortgage) in an item of movable property <bonds and annuities are incorporeal movables> —often used in plural — compare immovable



Variants of movable

or moveable


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