manageable

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Etymology[edit]

From manage +‎ -able.[1]

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manageable (comparative more manageable, superlative most manageable)

  1. Capable of being managed or controlled.
    Synonyms: controllable, governable, maniable (obsolete), tractable, subservient
    Antonyms: intractable, uncontrollable, ungovernable, unmanageable
  2. Capable of being done or fulfilled; achievable.
    Synonyms: accomplishable, doable, feasible, fulfillable
    Antonyms: unaccomplishable, unachievable, undoable, unfeasible, unfulfillable, unmanageable

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References[edit]

  1. ^ manageable, adj.”, in OED Online Paid subscription required, Oxford, Oxfordshire: Oxford University Press, September 2000; “manageable, adj.”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.

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