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teachable

adjective teach·able \ˈtē-chə-bəl\

: able and willing to learn : capable of being taught

: allowing something to be taught or learned easily

Full Definition of TEACHABLE

1
a :  capable of being taught
b :  apt and willing to learn
2
:  favorable to teaching
teach·able·ness noun
teach·ably \-blē\ adverb

Examples of TEACHABLE

  1. students who are teachable and eager to learn
  2. The book's style makes it very teachable.

First Known Use of TEACHABLE

15th century

Rhymes with TEACHABLE

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