- capable of being bought.
- that may be influenced by bribery; venal.
Origin of purchasable
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Examples from the Web for purchasable
How the opinions of a press that are so purchasable, are at all respected, I cannot understand.Louis Spohr's Autobiography
I know that we had compensation in things not purchasable here for money.Venetian Life
William Dean Howells
It gave a false seeming of value to every purchasable thing.A Captain in the Ranks
George Cary Eggleston
English goods of every kind are not purchasable, at least by me.
Not for twenty louis, not for twenty thousand, should it ever have been purchasable.Critical Studies
- able to be bribed or corrupted
- able to be bought
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