Definition of watchable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈwäCHəb(ə)l/


(Of a film or television program) moderately enjoyable to watch.
Example sentences
  • Yet it passes a distinctive cinematic test which other, more easily watchable films fail: it stays with you.
  • Horrific as the material is, it makes for a worryingly watchable film.
  • And then, sometimes I was just restless and bored, though the film was consistently watchable.



Pronunciation: /ˌwäCHəˈbilitē/
Example sentences
  • This would restore films, for example, to watchability and generally advance the overall course of cultural civilisation.
  • Several movies laid on agony as art and outrageous behavior as spectator sport, lent extra watchability by ironic protagonists.
  • Even so, the first act of the film manages a weak cohesion, creates a thin thread of watchability.

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Syllabification: watch·a·ble

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