Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » Q » Quinnat Salmon ... Quotient Verdict

QUOTABLE

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does quotable mean? 

QUOTABLE (adjective)
  The adjective QUOTABLE has 2 senses:

1. able or fit to be repeated or quoted
2. suitable for or worthy of quotation

  Familiarity information: QUOTABLE used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


QUOTABLE (adjective)


Sense 1quotable [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Able or fit to be repeated or quoted

Synonyms:

quotable; repeatable

Context examples:

what he said was not repeatable in polite company / he comes up with so many quotable phrases

Antonym:

unquotable (not able or fit to be repeated or quoted)


Sense 2quotable [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Suitable for or worthy of quotation

Context examples:

a quotable slogan / his remarks are not quotable in mixed company

Similar:

worthy (having worth or merit or value; being honorable or admirable)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"We all make mistakes." (English proverb)

"The guilty man flees unpersecuted" (Bulgarian proverb)

"He who plants thorns must never expect to gather roses." (Arabic proverb)

"He who digs a pit for another falls into it himself." (Czech proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0591 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: