Definition of -ible in English:

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-ible

Pronunciation: /əbəl/ Pronunciation: /ibəl/

suffix

Forming adjectives:
1Able to be: audible defensible
2Suitable for being: reversible edible
4Having the quality to: descendible passible

Origin

From French -ible or Latin -ibilis.

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Syllabification: -ible

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