Definition of certifiable
- certifiable teachers
- downright certifiable behavior
Anyone who would run in front of a car like that is certifiable.
We called in a certifiable expert on legal issues.
A handful of cinema's certifiable masterpieces are in need of restoration.
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balmy, bats, batty, bedlam, bonkers, brainsick, crackbrained, cracked, crackpot, crazed, crazy, cuckoo, daffy, daft, demented, deranged, gaga, insane, kooky (also kookie), loco [slang], loony (also looney), lunatic, mad, maniacal (also maniac), mental, non compos mentis, nuts, nutty, psychotic, screwy, unbalanced, unhinged, unsound, wacky (also whacky);
around the bend, off one's gourd, off one's head, off one's rocker, out of one's head (or mind);
: crazy or insane
: real or genuine
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to emit the high shrill tone of bagpipes
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