capable of being devised, invented, or contrived.
Law. capable of being transferred.
- un·de·vis·a·ble, adjective
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How to use devisable in a sentence
When once any soul is truly enlightened, it cannot but put forth every devisable effort to compel the attention of others.The Authoritative Life of General William Booth | George Scott Railton
True liberty is not to be virtually secured by any framework of rules and limitations, devisable only by statecraft.Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862 | Adam Gurowski
Stolberg offers him the favorablest terms devisable: "Withdraw freely, with all your honors, all your properties; only withdraw!"History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XIX. (of XXI.) | Thomas Carlyle
More, he even proceeded to blows and other practical brutality of a sort only devisable by a mean and ugly nature.Chronicles of Martin Hewitt | Arthur Morrison
It is impossible to conceive that any devisable set of conditions would in the end have served Poe better.A History of American Literature | Percy H. Boynton
British Dictionary definitions for devisable
law (of property, esp realty) capable of being transferred by will
able to be invented, contrived, or devised
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