noun \ˈvō-kə-bəl\

Definition of VOCABLE

:  term; specifically :  a word composed of various sounds or letters without regard to its meaning

Origin of VOCABLE

Middle French, from Latin vocabulum, from vocare to call, from vox voice — more at voice
First Known Use: 1530

Rhymes with VOCABLE


Next Word in the Dictionary: vocabular
Previous Word in the Dictionary: vocab
All Words Near: vocable

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up vocable? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More