Definitions for applicableˈæp lɪ kə bəl, əˈplɪk ə-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ap•pli•ca•bleˈæp lɪ kə bəl, əˈplɪk ə-(adj.)

  1. relevant; suitable; appropriate:

    a solution applicable to the problem.

Origin of applicable:

1650–60

ap′pli•ca•bly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. applicable(adj)

    capable of being applied; having relevance

    "gave applicable examples to support her argument"

Wiktionary

  1. applicable(Adjective)

    Suitable for application; relevant.

  2. Origin: From applicabilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Applicable(adj)

    capable of being applied; fit or suitable to be applied; having relevance; as, this observation is applicable to the case under consideration

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'applicable' in Adjectives Frequency: #797


Translations for applicable

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

applicable(adjective)

This rule is not applicable (to me) any longer.

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