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Line breaks: come-at-able
Pronunciation: /kʌmˈatəb(ə)l

Definition of come-at-able in English:


informal dated
Able to be reached or obtained.
Example sentences
  • This manure is not come-at-able in sufficient quantities to use on a large scale.
  • At mid-day they have a mixture of boiled potatoes and the scraps from the house, and barley, pea, or bean meal, whichever may be the cheapest or most come-at-able.
  • The Chancellor of the Exchequer seemed, in this instance, to snatch the cash directly wherever it was come-at-able.

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