violable

adjective
vi·​o·​la·​ble | \ ˈvī-ə-lə-bəl How to pronounce violable (audio) \

Definition of violable

: capable of being or likely to be violated

Other Words from violable

violability \ ˌvī-​ə-​lə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce violability (audio) \ noun
violableness \ ˈvī-​ə-​lə-​bəl-​nəs How to pronounce violableness (audio) \ noun
violably \ ˈvī-​ə-​lə-​blē How to pronounce violably (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of violable

1552, in the meaning defined above

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“Violable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/violable. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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