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ˈæp lɪ kə bəl, əˈplɪk ə-ap·pli·ca·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. applicableadjective

    capable of being applied; having relevance

    "gave applicable examples to support her argument"

Wiktionary

  1. applicableadjective

    Suitable for application; relevant.

    Etymology: From applicabilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Applicableadjective

    capable of being applied; fit or suitable to be applied; having relevance; as, this observation is applicable to the case under consideration

    Etymology: [Cf. F. aplicable, fr. L. applicare. See Apply.]

Editors Contribution

  1. applicable

    Relevant.

    The maternity pay is applicable only to women who are pregnant.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 10, 2020  

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  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'applicable' in Adjectives Frequency: #797

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of applicable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of applicable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of applicable in a Sentence

  1. Van Zyl:

    Maiyet is is trying to find people who are at the bottom of the economic pyramid, but who possess extraordinary and rare skills, we want to find the next generation of global artisans, whether they're in Indonesia, Peru, Mongolia, Kenya, or India and to harness those skills, but do so in a way that is relevant and applicable to the modern luxury fashion market.

  2. Semiconductor Industry Association:

    As we have discussed with the U.S. government, it is now clear some items may be supplied to Huawei consistent with the Entity List and applicable regulations, each company is impacted differently based on their specific products and supply chains, and each company must evaluate how best to conduct its business and remain in compliance.

  3. The Ethics Committee:

    Members are ultimately responsible for actions taken in their name that they delegate to third parties, thus, Members should take reasonable steps to ensure that their campaign committees or consultants comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations.

  4. Christy Noel:

    Not every' job' on a resume has to be paid, if it's applicable to the job you are trying to apply for... include that.

  5. Ran Nussbaum:

    Nobody knows how they will be applicable in the real world.

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