superable

adjective
su·​per·​a·​ble | \ ˈsü-p(ə-)rə-bəl How to pronounce superable (audio) \

Definition of superable

: capable of being overcome or conquered

Other Words from superable

superableness noun
superably \ ˈsü-​p(ə-​)rə-​blē How to pronounce superably (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of superable

1629, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for superable

Latin superabilis, from superare to surmount — more at insuperable

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“Superable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superable. Accessed 17 Feb. 2020.

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