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conceivable
American English: /kənˈsivəb(ə)l/
British English: /kənˈsiːvəb(ə)l/

Translation of conceivable in Spanish:

adjective

  • they used every conceivable means
    usaron todos los medios imaginables
    it's just conceivable that he forgot
    puede ser que se haya olvidado
    cabe la posibilidad de que se haya olvidado
    Example sentences
    • Then it is argued that what is imaginable or conceivable is metaphysically possible.
    • She was mentally running through every conceivable reason for her daughter not to make contact.
    • There were countless volumes ranging over almost every subject imaginable and in little conceivable order.

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