passible

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adjective pas·si·ble \ˈpa-sə-bəl\

Definition of passible

  1. :  capable of feeling or suffering

Origin and Etymology of passible

Middle English, from Medieval French & Late Latin; Medieval French passible, from Late Latin passibilis, from Latin passus, past participle of pati to suffer — more at patient


First Known Use: 14th century

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