manageable

[man-i-juh-buhl]
adjective
that can be managed; governable; tractable; contrivable.

Origin:
1590–1600; manage + -able

manageability, manageableness, noun
manageably, adverb
unmanageable, adjective
unmanageability, unmanageableness, noun
unmanageably, adverb
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manageable (ˈmænɪdʒəbəl)
 
adj
able to be managed or controlled
 
managea'bility
 
n
 
'manageableness
 
n
 
'manageably
 
adv

unmanageable (ʌnˈmænɪdʒəbəl)
 
adj
difficult or impossible to control, use, or manipulate

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manageable
1590s, from manage + -able.
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Example sentences
So vast a continent and of such a distance from the seat of empire will every day grow more unmanageable.
Sometimes the program becomes unmanageable as it gets larger.
But in earlier times it was the dumping ground for various incorrigible or unmanageable members of society.
These days, though, her troubles have become increasingly unmanageable.
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