Meaning of -ABLE in English


also -ible adjective suffix Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin -abilis, -ibilis, from -a-, -i-, verb stem vowels + -bilis capable or worthy of capable of, fit for, or worthy of (being so acted upon or toward), tending, given, or liable to , -ably also -ibly adverb suffix

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