usable

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adjective us·able \ˈyü-zə-bəl\
variants: or less commonly

useable

Definition of usable

  1. 1 :  capable of being used

  2. 2 :  convenient and practicable for use

usability

play \ˌyü-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

usableness

play \ˈyü-zə-bəl-nəs\ noun

usably

play \ˈyü-zə-blē\ adverb

Examples of usable in a sentence

  1. Is any of this junk usable?

  2. although the spade is usable as a snow shovel, it doesn't do a very good job

14th Century

First Known Use of usable

14th century


USABLE Defined for English Language Learners

usable

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adjective us·able \ˈyü-zə-bəl\

Definition of usable for English Language Learners

  • : capable of being used : in good enough condition to be used


USABLE Defined for Kids

usable

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adjective us·able \ˈyü-zə-bəl\

Definition of usable for Students

  1. :  suitable or fit for use He saves things that might someday be usable.



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