Definitions for operableˈɒp ər ə bəl, ˈɒp rə-
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word operable
capable of being treated by surgical operation
"an operable cancer"
functional, usable, useable, operable, operational(adj)
fit or ready for use or service
"the toaster was still functional even after being dropped"; "the lawnmower is a bit rusty but still usable"; "an operational aircraft"; "the dishwasher is now in working order"
usable for a specific purpose
"an operable plan"; "a practicable solution"
Able to be operated or used
Able to be put into operation; practicable
Able to be treated by surgery
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The only way that an operable train can accelerate would be if the engineer pushed the throttle forward.
A business in Greece will not stop operating when there are customers to serve, such businesses have proven to be fully operable even in more difficult times during these past crisis years.
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