imaginable

adjective
imag·​in·​able | \ i-ˈmaj-nə-bəl How to pronounce imaginable (audio) , -ˈma-jə-\

Definition of imaginable

: capable of being imagined : conceivable any imaginable location

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Other Words from imaginable

imaginableness noun
imaginably \ i-​ˈmaj-​nə-​blē How to pronounce imaginably (audio) , -​ˈma-​jə-​ \ adverb

Examples of imaginable in a Sentence

Computers now allow us to do things that were hardly imaginable only a few years ago. The store has fruits of every kind imaginable. We tried every imaginable therapy.
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Today, every inch of Henderson’s store is brimming with bobbleheads, helmets, jerseys, baseball cards, hockey pucks, footballs and every other type of sports memorabilia imaginable. Stephanie Farr, Philly.com, "Carl's Cards owner has hosted more than 600 Philly sports celebs | We the People," 2 May 2018 There are now sunscreens for every skin type imaginable—even ones that help make your skin less oily, so your face stays matte and pimple-free! Kristin Koch, Seventeen, "Your Clear Skin Countdown: 30 Pro Tips for Getting Rid of Acne Fast," 17 Oct. 2017 Celebrity makeup artist Brigitte Reiss-Andersen has worked with every skin type imaginable. Marissa Gold, Redbook, "A Celebrity Makeup Artist's Tips For Perfect Skin," 16 Feb. 2012 The program, sponsored by the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau, offers 45 buy-one-get-one-free deals at museums, restaurants, shopping and every imaginable thing to do on land, sand and sea. Doreen Christensen, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Free fun at 45 hotspots with Sunny.org's 2-for-1 Summer Offers," 27 Apr. 2018 The neighborhood is Time Squarian in its constant illumination, but the streets are smaller, more winding, and, in very large part, lined with stores carrying every beauty product imaginable. Jenny Bailly, Allure, "What I Learned About the State of K-Beauty in 2019 by Going Straight to the Source," 21 Mar. 2019 And for nearly every question imaginable, there’s a way to bet on the answer. Tim Newcomb, Popular Mechanics, "Weirder Wagers: 7 Strange Ways You Can Bet on the Super Bowl," 30 Jan. 2019 Plus: See 100+ more 2019 prom dresses in every imaginable color, style, and price. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "10 Gorgeous Prom Shoes That Will Dazzle on the Dance Floor," 26 Feb. 2019 Bulldozers have cleared debris from most main streets, but the sidewalks are filled with everything imaginable: broken speakers, typewriters, cables, artificial Christmas trees. Todd Pitman, Fox News, "AP WAS THERE: 2013 typhoon kills thousands in Philippines," 15 Sep. 2018

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First Known Use of imaginable

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for imaginable

Middle English ymaginable, borrowed from Middle French & Late Latin; Middle French, borrowed from Late Latin imāginābilis, from Latin imāginārī "to imagine" + -bilis "capable (of acting) or worthy of (being acted upon)" — more at -able

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imaginable

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of imaginable

: possible for people to imagine

imaginable

adjective
imag·​in·​able | \ i-ˈma-jə-nə-bəl How to pronounce imaginable (audio) \

Kids Definition of imaginable

: possible to imagine

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