What does VIABLE mean?

Definitions for VIABLEˈvaɪ ə bəl

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. feasible, executable, practicable, viable, workable(adj)

    capable of being done with means at hand and circumstances as they are

  2. viable(adj)

    capable of life or normal growth and development

    "viable seeds"; "a viable fetus"


  1. viable(Adjective)

    Able to live on its own (as for a newborn.)

  2. viable(Adjective)

    Able to be done, possible.

  3. viable(Adjective)

    In , able to live and develop.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Viable(adj)

    capable of living; born alive and with such form and development of organs as to be capable of living; -- said of a newborn, or a prematurely born, infant

  2. Origin: [F., from vie life, L. vita. See Vital.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Viable

    vī′a-bl, adj. capable of living.—n. Viabil′ity. [Fr., through Low L.—L. vita, life.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of VIABLE in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of VIABLE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ash Carter:

    That's not a viable business model.

  2. Thomas Massie:

    Daniel Webster is a very viable alternative.

  3. Boeing Co:

    But we don't see that as a viable long-term solution.

  4. Barack Obama:

    The prime minister didn't offer any viable alternatives.

  5. Danny Danon:

    The majority of Israelis have realized there is no viable partner.

Images & Illustrations of VIABLE


Translations for VIABLE

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for VIABLE »


Find a translation for the VIABLE definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these VIABLE definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"VIABLE." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 25 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/VIABLE>.

Are we missing a good definition for VIABLE? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for VIABLE:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.