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Meaning of ADAPTABLE

Pronunciation:  u'daptubul

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  capable of adapting (of becoming or being made suitable) to a particular situation or use; "to succeed one must be adaptable"; "the frame was adaptable to cloth bolts of different widths"

ADAPTABLE is a 9 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: adjustable, all-mains(a), convertible, elastic, filmable, flexible, labile, pliable, pliant, variable
 Antonyms: unadaptable



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\A*dapt"a*ble\, a.
Capable of being adapted.

Thesaurus Terms
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