mentionable

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mention +‎ -able

Adjective[edit]

mentionable (comparative more mentionable, superlative most mentionable)

  1. Worthy of note, or important
    The study can be divided into seven mentionable characteristics.
  2. To say that a concept, or subject, can be openly talked about, or mentioned. Not taboo.
    • 2005, by Christopher Hitchens, Letters To A Young Contrarian, p.25
      But even in 1776, this concept was thought to be mentionable only as the consequence of a bitter struggle.