trainable

[trey-nuh-buhl]
adjective
1.
capable of being trained.
2.
Education. of or pertaining to moderately retarded individuals who may achieve some self-sufficiency, as in personal care.

Origin:
1540–50; train + -able

trainability, noun
untrainable, adjective
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train (treɪn)
 
vb
1.  (tr) to guide or teach (to do something), as by subjecting to various exercises or experiences: to train a man to fight
2.  (tr) to control or guide towards a specific goal: to train a plant up a wall
3.  (intr) to do exercises and prepare for a specific purpose: the athlete trained for the Olympics
4.  (tr) to improve or curb by subjecting to discipline: to train the mind
5.  (tr) to focus or bring to bear (on something): to train a telescope on the moon
 
n
6.  a.  a line of coaches or wagons coupled together and drawn by a railway locomotive
 b.  (as modifier): a train ferry
7.  a sequence or series, as of events, thoughts, etc: a train of disasters
8.  a procession of people, vehicles, etc, travelling together, such as one carrying supplies of ammunition or equipment in support of a military operation
9.  a series of interacting parts through which motion is transmitted: a train of gears
10.  a fuse or line of gunpowder to an explosive charge, etc
11.  something drawn along, such as the long back section of a dress that trails along the floor behind the wearer
12.  a retinue or suite
13.  proper order or course
 
[C14: from Old French trahiner, from Vulgar Latin tragīnāre (unattested) to draw; related to Latin trahere to drag]
 
'trainable
 
adj
 
'trainless
 
adj

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Example sentences
Wolves are trainable and workable and make loving companions.
Although hyper and aggressive, they were definitely trainable.
While cats definitely are trainable, dogs are way easier.
Individuals can learn four primary trainable teamwork skills.
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