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Meaning of MEASURABLE

Pronunciation:  'mezhurubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  of distinguished importance; "a measurable figure in literature"
  2. [adj]  possible to be measured; "measurable depths"
 

MEASURABLE is a 10 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: important, mensurable, of import
 
 Antonyms: immeasurable, immensurable, unmeasurable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Meas"ur*a*ble\, a. [F. mesurable, L. mensurabilis.
See {Measure}, and cf. {Mensurable}.]
1. Capable of being measured; susceptible of mensuration or
   computation.

2. Moderate; temperate; not excessive.

         Of his diet measurable was he.        --Chaucer.
   -- {Meas"ur*a*ble*ness}, n. -- {Meas"ur*a*bly}, adv.

         Yet do it measurably, as it becometh Christians.
                                               --Latimer.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: appraisable, appreciable, assessable, calculable, computable, countable, determinable, estimable, fathomable, gaugeable, mensurable, meterable, noticeable, numberable, numerable, perceptible, quantifiable, quantizable, reckonable
 

 

 

 

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