us·able adjective \ˈyü-zə-bəl\
: capable of being used : in good enough condition to be used
: capable of being used
Examples of USABLE
- Is any of this junk usable?
- <although the spade is usable as a snow shovel, it doesn't do a very good job>
First Known Use of USABLE
Related to USABLE
- available, employable, exploitable, fit, functional, operable, practicable, serviceable, useful
- impracticable, inoperable, nonfunctional, unavailable, unemployable, unusable
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