marketable

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adjective mar·ket·able \ˈmär-kə-tə-bəl\

Definition of marketable

  1. 1 a :  fit to be offered for sale in a market <food that is not marketable> b :  wanted by purchasers or employers :  salable <marketable securities> <marketable skills>

  2. 2 :  of or relating to buying or selling

marketability

play \ˌmär-kə-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

Examples of marketable in a sentence

  1. an employee with highly marketable skills

  2. <realized that the birdhouses he enjoyed making were marketable and began selling them at craft fairs>

1600

First Known Use of marketable

1600


MARKETABLE Defined for English Language Learners

marketable

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adjective mar·ket·able \ˈmär-kə-tə-bəl\

Definition of marketable for English Language Learners

  • : able to be sold : wanted by buyers or employers


Law Dictionary

marketable

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adjective mar·ket·able \ˈmär-kə-tə-bəl\

Legal Definition of marketable

  1. 1 :  fit to be offered for sale :  being such as may be justly or lawfully sold or bought <marketable goods>

  2. 2 :  wanted by buyers <marketable securities>

marketability

\ˌmär-kə-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ play noun


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