-able [ə bəl]
[ME < OFr < L -abilis] suffix forming adjectives
1. that can or will [perishable]
2. capable of being ____ed [manageable]
3. worthy of being ____ed [lovable]
4. having qualities of [comfortable]
5. tending or inclined to [peaceable]: See also -BLE, -IBLE

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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