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APPROACHABLE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does approachable mean? 

APPROACHABLE (adjective)
  The adjective APPROACHABLE has 3 senses:

1. capable of being read with comprehension
2. easy to meet or converse or do business with
3. easily approached

  Familiarity information: APPROACHABLE used as an adjective is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


APPROACHABLE (adjective)


Sense 1approachable [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Capable of being read with comprehension

Synonyms:

approachable; accessible

Context examples:

readily accessible to the nonprofessional reader / the tales seem more approachable than his more difficult novels

Similar:

comprehendible; comprehensible (capable of being comprehended or understood)


Sense 2approachable [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Easy to meet or converse or do business with

Context example:

a friendly approachable person

Similar:

accessible (easy to get along with or talk to; friendly)

Antonym:

unapproachable (discouraging intimacies; reserved)


Sense 3approachable [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Easily approached

Synonyms:

reachable; approachable

Context example:

a site approachable from a branch of the Niger

Similar:

accessible (capable of being reached)


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