actable


actable
actable [ak′tə bəl]
adj.
that can be acted: said of a play, a role, etc.
actability [ak′təbil′ə tē]
n.

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  • Actable — Act a*ble, a. Capable of being acted. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • actable — index viable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • actable — adjective capable of being acted; suitable for the stage an actable scene • Ant: ↑unactable • Derivationally related forms: ↑act …   Useful english dictionary

  • actable — adjective see act II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • actable — actability, n. /ak teuh beuhl/, adj. capable of being or suitable for acting. [1840 50; ACT + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • actable — adjective Able to be acted, as by an actor …   Wiktionary

  • actable — act·a·ble || æktÉ™bl adj. able of being acted; appropriate for the stage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • actable — act·a·ble …   English syllables

  • actable — act•a•ble [[t]ˈæk tə bəl[/t]] adj. capable of being acted; suitable for acting • Etymology: 1840–50 act a•bil′i•ty, n …   From formal English to slang

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