Definition of numerable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈn(y)o͞om(ə)rəb(ə)l/


Able to be counted.
Example sentences
  • A cleverly packaged cocktail of elderly acting talent bring their numerable years of experience to the table to create a gentle, mature and engaging little story.
  • I find this penalty charge to us, and other numerable people, to be a fraud.
  • I protect this small burg from the likes of them, especially around this time, as the attacks grow ever-more numerable.


Mid 16th century: from Latin numerabilis, from numerare 'to number'.

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Syllabification: nu·mer·a·ble

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