Meaning of SABLE in English


I. sa ‧ ble 1 /ˈseɪb ə l/ BrE AmE noun [uncountable and countable]

[ Date: 1400-1500 ; Language: Old French ; Origin: Middle Low German sabel ]

an expensive fur used to make coats etc, or the small animal that this fur comes from

II. sable 2 BrE AmE adjective literary

black or very dark in colour

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