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ˈyu zə bəlus·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. useable, usableadjective

    capable of being put to use

    "usable byproducts"

  2. functional, usable, useable, operable, operationaladjective

    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, useableadjective

    convenient for use or disposal

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


  1. usableadjective

    capable of being used

    Etymology: From usable, from verb user "to use".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Usableadjective

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. usable

    Ready for use or service.

    The wind powe system has the technology to collect the kinetic energy from an air current or wind and transform the energy into a sustainable and usable form of power for a variety of purposes.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 31, 2020  

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  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

Examples of usable in a Sentence

  1. Stephan Winkelmann:

    I think we are ready, as a brand, for a car that is daily usable, something that can be driven from A to B on a different price level and also a different [ production ] volume level.

  2. Bram Cohen:

    We've designed our software with the intention of it being usable by anyone who can use the internet.

  3. 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.

  4. Inga Gubeka:

    My business has been heavily affected in such a sense that the retail is on lockdown, there was a big shortage, we realised, of masks that can be usable every day without having to throw it away.

  5. Engineer.AI:

    Our human-assisted AI (artificial intelligence) can build tailor-made software using the collective knowledge of what has been built before; an assembly line connects re-usable features with specialist creators. - Engineer.ai CEO

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