or col·laps·a·ble

[ kuh-lap-suh-buh l ]
/ kəˈlæp sə bəl /


capable of collapsing or of being collapsed, as for carrying or storing.


something that is collapsible: The auditorium chairs are collapsibles that store easily.

Origin of collapsible

First recorded in 1835–45; collapse + -ible

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

Examples from the Web for collapsable

  • Frank sipped it from the collapsable cup Ned carried, and, after eating some sandwiches, felt better.

    Frank Roscoe's Secret|Allen Chapman