expansible

adjective
ex·​pan·​si·​ble | \ ik-ˈspan(t)-sə-bəl How to pronounce expansible (audio) \

Definition of expansible

: capable of being expanded

Other Words from expansible

expansibility \ ik-​ˌspan(t)-​sə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce expansible (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of expansible

circa 1691, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about expansible

Time Traveler for expansible

Time Traveler

The first known use of expansible was circa 1691

See more words from the same year

Statistics for expansible

Cite this Entry

“Expansible.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/expansible. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLA Chicago APA Merriam-Webster

Comments on expansible

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

February 2021 Words of the Day Quiz

  • squirrel in winter
  • Which is a synonym of perdure?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!