What does usable mean?

Definitions for usableˈyu zə bəl

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. useable, usable(adj)

    capable of being put to use

    "usable byproducts"

  2. functional, usable, useable, operable, operational(adj)

    fit or ready for use or service

    "the toaster was still functional even after being dropped"; "the lawnmower is a bit rusty but still usable"; "an operational aircraft"; "the dishwasher is now in working order"

  3. available, usable, useable(adj)

    convenient for use or disposal

    "the house is available after July 1"; "2000 square feet of usable office space"


  1. usable(Adjective)

    capable of being used

  2. Origin: From usable, from verb user "to use".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Usable(adj)

    capable of being used


  1. USable

    USable is a special idea contest to transfer US American ideas into practice in Germany. USable is initiated by the German Körber-Stiftung.It is doted with 150,000 Euro and awarded every two years. All persons which know Germany and the USA from their own experience can take part in the contest. The nationality of the contestants does not matter.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of usable in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of usable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tom Robinson:

    It just makes bitcoin a lot more usable as a currency in Europe and also provides a lot of clarity to people who are speculating and trading in it.

  2. Johnny Stuen:

    When it comes here what we want to do is to burn the rest that is not usable for material recovering because it's too dirty or too mixed or whatever, we want to recover the energy in it because that's still available. So that's when it comes here and we take care of it and burn it up and then we use the energy to district heating and producing electricity.

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