Definition of manageable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmanijəb(ə)l/


Able to be managed, controlled, or accomplished without great difficulty: it leaves hair feeling soft and manageable the situation was manageable, if a little nerve-racking
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  • This keeps your work to a manageable size and eliminates the need for expert tools and skills.
  • By then the mortgage on the house she owns in Whitby will not be paid off but will be reduced to a manageable size.
  • The overall length of the quill can now be cut down to a manageable size.



Pronunciation: /ˌmanijəˈbilədē/
Example sentences
  • Many objections will be raised about its practicability, it manageability, its consequences and long-term impact.
  • One-stop shopping, lower cost and manageability are not usually associated with services, but they are extremely important aspects of the customer experience.
  • This type of inventory can dispel the feeling of clutter and reveal manageability.


Example sentences
  • The only requisite is manageableness of the ship herself and of the numbers she carries on board.
  • For wood shields manageableness was a decisive factor; thus they could not exceed a certain size or thickness.
  • Her sensations throughout, as she subsequently stated, had been of the most pleasing nature; and her manageableness during the operation was as perfect as if she had been a wax doll or a lay figure.


Pronunciation: /ˈmanijəblē/
Example sentences
  • It's little wonder such communities are fodder for the satirists, offering a manageably small cast of characters with convoluted interactions running toward high comedy.
  • An overlapping but different set of biological problems are usefully modeled by manageably small analog circuits.
  • Mortimer & Co is a business consultancy which helps its clients grow manageably and profitably.

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Syllabification: man·age·a·ble

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