disciplinable

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From discipline +‎ -able and from Latin disciplinabilis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdɪsɪplɪnəb(ə)l/

Adjective[edit]

disciplinable (comparative more disciplinable, superlative most disciplinable)

  1. That can be instructed (by discipline); able to be taught.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.12:
      Plato affirmeth, that melancholy minds are more excellent and disciplinable; So are there none more inclinable unto follie.
  2. (obsolete) Relating to discipline; disciplinary.

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