readable

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adjective read·able \ˈrē-də-bəl\

Definition of readable

  1. :  able to be read easily: such asa :  legibleb :  interesting to read a highly readable novel

readability

play \ˌrē-də-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

readableness

play \ˈrē-də-bəl-nəs\ noun

readably

play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of readable in a Sentence

  1. The travel guide is very readable.

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First Known Use of readable

15th century


READABLE Defined for English Language Learners

readable

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adjective

Definition of readable for English Language Learners

  • : easy and enjoyable to read

  • : clear and easy to read


READABLE Defined for Kids

readable

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adjective read·able \ˈrē-də-bəl\

Definition of readable for Students

  1. :  able to be read easily



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