Definition of superable in English:

superable

Syllabification: su·per·a·ble
Pronunciation: /ˈso͞opərəbəl
 
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adjective

  • Able to be overcome.
    More example sentences
    • Even those few translators, he adds, who recognized possible impediments to the securing of meaning, considered them ‘quite superable’.
    • He then went on to say that these difficulties were superable.

Origin

early 17th century: from Latin superabilis, from superare 'overcome'.

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