- capable of being educated.
- of or relating to mildly retarded individuals who may achieve self-sufficiency.
Also ed·u·cat·a·ble [ej-oo-key-tuh-buh l] /ˈɛdʒ ʊˌkeɪ tə bəl/.
Origin of educable
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Examples from the Web for uneducable
Unable to write or speak, Castle was expelled from the Idaho School for the Deaf and Blind as “uneducable” in 1915.The Yes List – A Bloody Good CD
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These boys are uneducable beyond the merest rudiments of training.The Measurement of Intelligence
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- capable of being trained or educated; able to learn
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Word Origin and History for uneducable
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