Definitions for understandableˌʌn dərˈstæn də bəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•der•stand•a•bleˌʌn dərˈstæn də bəl(adj.)

  1. capable of being understood; comprehensible.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apprehensible, intelligible, graspable, perceivable, understandable(adj)

    capable of being apprehended or understood

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. understandable(adjective)ˌʌn dərˈstæn də bəl

    easy to understand; = reasonable

    It's understandable that you're afraid.

  2. understandableˌʌn dərˈstæn də bəl

    able to be understood

    He spoke with an accent that was barely understandable.


  1. understandable(Adjective)

    Capable of being understood; comprehensible

  2. understandable(Adjective)

    Capable of being accepted or excused under the circumstances

Webster Dictionary

  1. Understandable(adj)

    capable of being understood; intelligible

Translations for understandable

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that can be understood

His anger is quite understandable.

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