checkable

adjective check·able

Definition of checkable

1 :capable of being checked
  • a checkable story
2 :held in or being a bank account on which checks can be drawn
  • checkable deposits

Examples of checkable in a Sentence

  1. all of the statistics cited by the news reporter are readily checkable, but it would appear that the article was never fact-checked before publication

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First Known Use of checkable

1877


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