Definitions for habitableˈhæb ɪ tə bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hab•it•a•bleˈhæb ɪ tə bəl(adj.)

  1. capable of being inhabited.

Origin of habitable:

1350–1400; ME < MF

hab`it•a•bil′i•ty(n.)

hab′it•a•ble•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. habitable, inhabitable(adj)

    fit for habitation

    "the habitable world"

Wiktionary

  1. habitable(Adjective)

    Safe and comfortable, where humans, or other animals, can live; fit for habitation.

    After we found the freshwater spring we were more confident that the place was habitable.

  2. Origin: Originally derived from the habitabilis, from habito.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Habitable(adj)

    capable of being inhabited; that may be inhabited or dwelt in; as, the habitable world


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

habitable(adjective)

(negative unhabitable ) (usually of buildings) fit to be lived in

The house is no longer habitable; – the roof is collapsing.

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