Definition of usable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈyo͞ozəb(ə)l/
(also useable)


Able or fit to be used: usable information
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  • Despite its age, the Dakota's airframe is in excellent condition and the useable parts of its engines have been sent to America for overhaul.
  • There are no usable service huts along the route and you must carry a tent along.
  • Joel noted that the ship's computers did not seem to be in a useable condition.
ready/fit for use, able to be used, at someone's disposal, disposable;
working, in working order, functioning, functional, serviceable, operational, up and running, accessible

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Syllabification: us·a·ble

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