alterable

[ awl-ter-uh-buh l ]
/ ˈɔl tər ə bəl /

adjective

capable of being altered.

Origin of alterable

First recorded in 1520–30; alter + -able

Related forms

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Examples from the Web for alterability

  • Incidentally we have touched upon a most far-reaching problem: The alterability of human nature.

  • Still, the difference between the great and less man is, on the whole, chiefly in this point of alterability.