returnable

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1re·turn·able

adjective \ri-ˈtər-nə-bəl\

: allowed to be exchanged for a small amount of money at a place that collects empty bottles and cans so that they can be used again

: allowed to be returned

Full Definition of RETURNABLE

1
:  legally required to be returned, delivered, or argued at a specified time or place <a writ returnable on the date indicated>
2
a :  capable of returning or of being returned (as for reuse) <returnable beer bottles>
b :  permitted to be returned <sale items are not returnable>

Examples of RETURNABLE

  1. Sale items are not returnable.

First Known Use of RETURNABLE

15th century

Rhymes with RETURNABLE

2returnable

noun

Definition of RETURNABLE

:  something designed to be returned (as for recycling); especially :  a returnable beverage container

First Known Use of RETURNABLE

1963

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