Definitions for fordable

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fordfɔrd, foʊrd(n.; v.)ford•ed, ford•ing.

  1. (n.)a place where a river or other body of water is shallow enough to be crossed by wading.

  2. (v.t.)to cross (a river, stream, etc.) at a ford.

Origin of ford:

bef. 900; ME (n.), OE


Fordfɔrd, foʊrd; ˈmæd əks(n.)

  1. Category: Biography

  2. Gerald R(udolph, Jr.) (Leslie Lynch King, Jr.), born 1913, 38th president of the U.S. 1974–77.

    Category: Biography

  3. Henry, 1863–1947, U.S. automobile manufacturer.

    Category: Biography

  4. John, 1586?–c1640, English playwright.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fordable(adj)

    shallow enough to be crossed by walking or riding on an animal or in a vehicle

    "the stream was fordable"


  1. fordable(Adjective)

    Able to be forded.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fordable(adj)

    capable of being forded


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