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Meaning of PERSONABLE

Pronunciation:  'pursunubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  (of persons) pleasant in appearance and personality
 

PERSONABLE is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: attractive
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Per"son*a*ble\, a.
1. Having a well-formed body, or person; graceful; comely; of
   good appearance; presentable; as, a personable man or
   woman.

         Wise, warlike, personable, courteous, and kind.
                                               --Spenser.

         The king, . . . so visited with sickness, was not
         personable.                           --E. Hall.

2. (Law)
   (a) Enabled to maintain pleas in court. --Cowell.
   (b) Having capacity to take anything granted.

 
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