imaginable

[ih-maj-uh-nuh-buhl]
adjective
capable of being imagined or conceived.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English < Late Latin imāginābilis, equivalent to Latin imāginā() to imagine + -bilis -ble

imaginableness, noun
imaginably, adverb
unimaginable, adjective
unimaginableness, noun
unimaginably, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To imaginable
Collins
World English Dictionary
imagine (ɪˈmædʒɪn)
 
vb
1.  (when tr, may take a clause as object) to form a mental image of
2.  (when tr, may take a clause as object) to think, believe, or guess
3.  (tr; takes a clause as object) to suppose; assume: I imagine he'll come
4.  (tr; takes a clause as object) to believe or assume without foundation: he imagines he knows the whole story
5.  an archaic word for plot
 
sentence substitute
6.  Also: imagine that! an exclamation of surprise
 
[C14: from Latin imāginārī to fancy, picture mentally, from imāgō likeness; see image]
 
im'aginable
 
adj
 
im'aginably
 
adv
 
im'aginer
 
n

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
The dinosaur is awesome and gets dressed up for every holiday and event
  imaginable.
Interruption is one of the biggest signs of disrespect imaginable.
Also, don't feel compelled to make every imaginable dish for your guests.
If they are not one and the same, certainly neither is imaginable without the
  other.
Related Words
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature