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serviceable

adjective ser·vice·able \ˈsər-və-sə-bəl\

: ready to use or able to be used

Full Definition of SERVICEABLE

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:  fit for use <a serviceable design>; also :  of adequate quality <her serviceable but not exceptional voice — Irving Kolodin>
ser·vice·abil·i·ty \ˌsər-və-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
ser·vice·able·ness \ˈsər-və-sə-bəl-nəs\ noun
ser·vice·ably \-blē\ adverb

Examples of SERVICEABLE

  1. I bought an old but still serviceable bicycle.
  2. <be sure to wear serviceable shoes if you're going to be walking on the rocks along the shore>

First Known Use of SERVICEABLE

14th century
SERVICEABLE Defined for Kids

serviceable

adjective ser·vice·able \ˈsər-və-sə-bəl\

Definition of SERVICEABLE for Kids

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:  useful 1 <This old truck isn't fancy, but it's still serviceable.>
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:  of adequate quality <serviceable shoes>

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