scrutable

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adjective scru·ta·ble \ˈskrü-tə-bəl\

Definition of scrutable

  1. :  capable of being deciphered :  comprehensible

Examples of scrutable in a sentence

  1. she thinks that she's a sly and subtle schemer, but her machinations and motives are all too scrutable to those of us who know her

Origin and Etymology of scrutable

Late Latin scrutabilis searchable, from Latin scrutari


First Known Use: circa 1600



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