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im·prov·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. improvableadjective

    susceptible of improvement

Wiktionary

  1. improvableadjective

    Capable of being improved; susceptible of improvement; admitting of being made better; capable of cultivation, or of being advanced in good qualities.

  2. improvableadjective

    Capable of being used to advantage; profitable; serviceable; advantageous.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Improvableadjective

    Capable of being advanced from a good to a better state; capable of melioration.

    Etymology: from improve.

    Adventures in knowledge are laudable, and the essays of weaker heads afford improvable hints unto better. Brown.

    We have stock enough, and that too of so improvable a nature, that is, capable of infinite advancement. Decay of Piety.

    Man is accommodated with moral principles, improvable by the exercise of his faculties. Matthew Hale, Origin of Mankind.

    Animals are not improvable beyond their proper genius: a dog will never learn to mew, nor a cat to bark. Nehemiah Grew, Cosmol.

    I have a fine spread of improvable lands, and am already planting woods and draining marshes. Joseph Addison, Spectator.

Wikipedia

  1. improvable

    Improvement is the process of a thing moving from one state to a state considered to be better, usually through some action intended to bring about that better state. The concept of improvement is important to governments and businesses, as well as to individuals.

ChatGPT

  1. improvable

    Improvable refers to something that can be enhanced, bettered, or increased in value, quality or efficiency. It relates to anything that has the potential or capability for progress, development, or further refinement. It signals the ability or opportunity for change and growth. This term can apply to a wide range of things, including skills, properties, situations, or systems.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Improvableadjective

    capable of being improved; susceptible of improvement; admitting of being made better; capable of cultivation, or of being advanced in good qualities

  2. Improvableadjective

    capable of being used to advantage; profitable; serviceable; advantageous

  3. Etymology: [From Improve.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of improvable in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of improvable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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