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c. 1820 drive +‎ -able


  • IPA(key): /ˈdɹaɪvəbl̩/
  • Hyphenation: driv‧able


drivable (comparative more drivable, superlative most drivable)

  1. Capable of being driven (as a vehicle).
    • 2011, Tess Thomas, Good Old Days In Louisiana, page 127:
      In those days, high school boys would get their hands on old 1936 to 1938 cars, A-Models with a rumble seat and fix them up until they were in a drivable condition.
  2. Capable of being driven on safely or successfully (as a road or other surface).

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