adjective \ˈrē-də-bəl\

: easy and enjoyable to read

: clear and easy to read

Full Definition of READABLE

:  able to be read easily: as
a :  legible
b :  interesting to read <a highly readable novel>
read·abil·i·ty \ˌrē-də-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
read·able·ness \ˈrē-də-bəl-nəs\ noun
read·ably \-blē\ adverb

Examples of READABLE

  1. The travel guide is very readable.

First Known Use of READABLE

15th century

Rhymes with READABLE


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