What does viability mean?

Definitions for viability

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. viability(noun)

    (of living things) capable of normal growth and development

  2. viability(noun)

    capable of being done in a practical and useful way


  1. viability(Noun)

    the property of being viable; the ability to live or to succeed

  2. Origin: viable + -ity

Webster Dictionary

  1. Viability(noun)

    the quality or state of being viable

  2. Viability(noun)

    the capacity of living after birth

  3. Viability(noun)

    the capacity of living, or being distributed, over wide geographical limits; as, the viability of a species


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of viability in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of viability in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ahmed Kamaly:

    There was no viability study done, or known of, to assess the viability of the project.

  2. Louay Al-Doory:

    I am not worried at all about Swiss banking, about its long term viability, growth and ability to ride through this storm.

  3. Harriet Lerner:

    Intimate relationships cannot substitute for a life plan. But to have any meaning or viability at all, a life plan must include intimate relationships.

  4. Robert Redford:

    When you look at the economic viability of [Keystone], which is we are putting our environment at risk to ship dirty oil, the benefits would go to another country because it is all going to be exported. It makes no sense.

  5. David Mamet:

    We live in oppressive times. We have, as a nation, become our own thought police; but instead of calling the process by which we limit our expression of dissent and wonder censorship, we call it concern for commercial viability.

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