capable of being applied; having relevance
"gave applicable examples to support her argument"
Suitable for application; relevant.
Origin: From applicabilis.
capable of being applied; fit or suitable to be applied; having relevance; as, this observation is applicable to the case under consideration
Origin: [Cf. F. aplicable, fr. L. applicare. See Apply.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'applicable' in Adjectives Frequency: #797
The numerical value of applicable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of applicable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The word 'genius' isn't applicable in football. A genius is a guy like Norman Einstein.
The tariff applicable for purchase of electricity from the consumer will be the same at which he has been billed by the company for electric power.
We agree with the comptroller's assessment and actions in that fair share fees are applicable under current law, fair share fees are constitutional.
We are highly confident that, after applying proportionate responsibility and applicable credits, today's jury verdict will result in Credit Suisse paying no damages in this case.
A mind may appreciate anyone, but it takes only heart to respect someone and that’s applicable to everyone and so trust, none could ever honestly deny the fact that the heart is better than the mind.
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- قابل للتطبيقArabic
- aplicable, pertinenteSpanish
- sopiva, soveltuvaFinnish
- dotyczący, odnoszący się, odpowiedniPolish
- adecvat, aplicabil, potrivitRomanian
- подходя́щий, примени́мый, приго́дныйRussian
- passande, användbar, tillämpligSwedish
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