actable

act•a•ble
[[t]ˈæk tə bəl[/t]] adj.
capable of being acted; suitable for acting
Etymology: 1840–50 act`a•bil′i•ty, n.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • Actable — Act a*ble, a. Capable of being acted. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • actable — index viable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • actable — [ak′tə bəl] adj. that can be acted: said of a play, a role, etc. actability [ak′təbil′ə tē] n …   English World dictionary

  • actable — adjective capable of being acted; suitable for the stage an actable scene • Ant: ↑unactable • Derivationally related forms: ↑act …   Useful english dictionary

  • actable — adjective see act II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • actable — actability, n. /ak teuh beuhl/, adj. capable of being or suitable for acting. [1840 50; ACT + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • actable — adjective Able to be acted, as by an actor …   Wiktionary

  • actable — act·a·ble || æktÉ™bl adj. able of being acted; appropriate for the stage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • actable — act·a·ble …   English syllables

  • actable — /ˈæktəbəl/ (say aktuhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of being acted on the stage. 2. capable of being carried out in practice. –actability /æktəˈbɪləti/ (say aktuh biluhtee), noun …   Australian English dictionary

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