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governable Explained

Governable at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Governable \Gov"ern*a*ble\, a. [Cf. F. gouvernable.]
Capable of being governed, or subjected to authority;
controllable; manageable; obedient. --Locke.

governable at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

governable
adj : capable of being controlled [syn: {controllable}]

governable at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: suffix » govern|able

Adjective

Inter: en-ad » j
  • Capable of being governed or subjected to authority; amenable to law or rule; controllable; manageable; obedient.

    Synonyms

    * tractable

    Related terms

    * governability
    • governableness

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » capable of being governed
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|gouvernable


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Manx: Inter: t- » gv|so-ghurneil, Inter: t- » gv|so-smaghtaghey

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    References

    * Inter: R:Century 191 » 1
    • Inter: R:Webster 191 » 3


    Translation: et » governable
    Translation: vi » governable
    Translation: zh » governable