shareable

adjective
share·​able | \ ˈsher-ə-bəl How to pronounce shareable (audio) \
variants: or sharable

Definition of shareable

: capable of being shared

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shareability \ ˌsher-​ə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce shareability (audio) \ noun

Examples of shareable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The nearby WhistlePig Pavilion has cocktails and shareable plates. Megan Michelson, Outside Online, "36 Hours in Your Favorite North American Ski Towns," 6 Jan. 2020 That level of casualness is key at Aziza, especially given the menu full of shareable dishes. Soleil Ho, SFChronicle.com, "Aziza: Resurrection," 6 Dec. 2019 The better shareable dishes are the aforementioned tender mussels, served with rafts of toast to sponge the sweet heat, and pimento cheese accompanied by bacon jam, its seasoning reminiscent of baked beans. Tom Sietsema, Washington Post, "Bar Charley has grown up. Now, you’ll dine as well as you drink.," 13 Nov. 2019 Small, shareable plates knocked the old appetizer-entree-dessert structure off the menu. BostonGlobe.com, "The decade in dining - The Boston Globe," 29 Dec. 2019 The dish is $9.99 on the restaurants shareable menu. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "Cauliflower power: 6 places with hot cauliflower dishes," 2 Oct. 2019 Yet the most effective misinformation is that which will be shared, and memes tend to be much more shareable than text. Claire Wardle, Scientific American, "Misinformation Has Created a New World Disorder," 20 Aug. 2019 The taproom serves sandwiches and shareable pub grub, and guests can also play games including darts and shuffleboard. Priscilla Totiyapungprasert, azcentral, "Coffee, poutine and tacos: These new restaurants opened in metro Phoenix in November," 3 Dec. 2019 Over drinks, four of us took our time with this shareable portion. Marc Bona, cleveland, "The Palazzo quickly finds receptive home on Cleveland’s West Side," 29 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of shareable

1920, in the meaning defined above

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19 Jan 2020

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“Shareable.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shareable. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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