What does renewable mean?

Definitions for renewable

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word renewable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. renewable(adj)

    that can be renewed or extended

    "a renewable lease"; "renewable subscriptions"

  2. renewable(adj)

    capable of being renewed; replaceable

    "renewable energy such as solar energy is theoretically inexhaustible"


  1. renewable(Noun)

    A thing that is renewable; especially, a renewable source of energy.

  2. renewable(Adjective)

    Able to be renewed; capable of renewal.

  3. renewable(Adjective)

    Sustainable; able to be regrown or renewed; having an ongoing or continuous source of supply; not finite.

    Solar and wind power are renewable, but coal is not.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Renewable(adj)

    capable of being renewed; as, a lease renewable at pleasure


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of renewable in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of renewable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Yohei Ogino:

    The Japanese government will aim for the maximum introduction of renewable energy but renewable energy has a cost issue.

  2. Dr. Dale E. Turner:

    Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

  3. Planning Minister Sofyan Djalil:

    New and renewable energy is expensive now, so it needs a special policy, how about we take some of this money (from fuel sales) to develop new and renewable energy.

  4. The EPA:

    The Agency is committed to getting RFS (Renewable Fuel Standard) back on track by finalizing volume standards for 2014, 2015 and 2016 by the end of this year, so we can provide for long-term growth of renewable fuels.

  5. Kenneth Berlin:

    We have to bear in mind that increasingly renewable energy is cheaper, cleaner, and more reliable than fossil fuels. Transition to a clean energy economy will benefit the country and create jobs. We must remove barriers to the deployment of renewable energy.

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