donable

[doh-nuh-buh l]

adjective

available free from government surpluses: Needy people in the program were eligible for donable foods such as beans and peas.

Nearby words

  1. don't put off,
  2. don't put the cart before the horse,
  3. don't throw out the baby with the bath water,
  4. don't-know,
  5. dona,
  6. donald,
  7. donar,
  8. donate,
  9. donatello,
  10. donath-landsteiner phenomenon

Origin of donable

First recorded in 1720–30; don(ate) + -able

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