variants: also


Synonyms and Antonyms of usable

  1. 1 capable of or suitable for being used for a particular purpose although the spade is usable as a snow shovel, it doesn't do a very good job Synonyms available, employable, exploitable, fit, functional, operable, practicable, serviceable, useful Related Words applicable, relevant; doable, feasible, viable, workable; reusable Antonyms impracticable, inoperable, nonfunctional, unavailable, unemployable, unusable

  2. 2 capable of being put to use or account there's not a scrap of usable information in that article on finding the right pet for one's family Synonyms actionable, applicable, applicative, applied, functional, practicable, serviceable, ultrapractical, practical (also useable), useful, workable, workingRelated Words down-to-earth, pragmatic (also pragmatical), utilitarian; banausic, mundane; accessible, available, obtainable, reachable; all-around (also all-round), handy; active, alive, busy, employed, functioning, operating, operativeNear Antonyms abstract, academic (also academical), armchair, theoretical (also theoretic); inaccessible, unattainable, unavailable, unobtainable, unreachable; unsuitableAntonyms impracticable, impractical, inapplicable, nonpractical, unusable, unworkable, useless

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