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PREFERABLE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does preferable mean? 

PREFERABLE (adjective)
  The adjective PREFERABLE has 1 sense:

1. more desirable than another

  Familiarity information: PREFERABLE used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PREFERABLE (adjective)


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Meaning:

More desirable than another

Synonyms:

preferable; preferred

Context examples:

coffee is preferable to tea / Danny's preferred name is 'Dan'

Similar:

desirable (worth having or seeking or achieving)


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