follow Dictionary.com

What is the X in X-mas?

salable

[sey-luh-buh l] /ˈseɪ lə bəl/
adjective
1.
subject to or suitable for sale; readily sold:
The books were sent back by the store in salable condition.
Also, saleable.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; sale + -able
Related forms
salability, noun
salably, adverb
nonsalability, noun
nonsalable, adjective
nonsalably, adverb
unsalability, noun
unsalable, adjective
unsalably, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for salability
  • The property is on the market, and these repairs are being made to enhance and protect its salability.
  • The answer will depend on market considerations such as the potential salability of the excess land.
  • Off-line evaluation confirmed the material to be identical in quality and salability.
  • The color and purity of the sulfur product affect salability.
British Dictionary definitions for salability

salable

/ˈseɪləbəl/
adjective
1.
the US spelling of saleable
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for salable

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for salability

0
17
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for salability