[uh-sahy-nuh-buh l]


capable of being specified: The word has no assignable meaning in our language.
capable of being attributed: This work is assignable to a 12th-century poet.
Law. capable of being assigned.

Nearby words

  1. assideans,
  2. assiduity,
  3. assiduous,
  4. assiento,
  5. assign,
  6. assignat,
  7. assignation,
  8. assignats,
  9. assigned counsel,
  10. assigned risk

Origin of assignable

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at assign, -able

Related forms Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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