[dih-spyoo-tuh-buhl, dis-pyoo-]


capable of being disputed; debatable; questionable.

Origin of disputable

1540–50; < Latin disputābilis, equivalent to disput- (see dispute) + -ābilis -able
Related formsdis·put·a·bil·i·ty, dis·put·a·ble·ness, noundis·put·a·bly, adverbun·dis·put·a·ble, adjective

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capable of being argued; debatable
Derived Formsdisputability or disputableness, noundisputably, adverb
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