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feasible

[ fee-zuh-buhl ]
/ ˈfi zə bəl /
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adjective
capable of being done, effected, or accomplished: a feasible plan.
probable; likely: a feasible theory.
suitable: a road feasible for travel.
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Origin of feasible

First recorded in 1425–75; late Middle English feseable, faisible, from Anglo-French, Old French, equivalent to fes-, fais- (variant stem of faire, from Latin facere “to do”) + -ible adjective suffix; see -ible

synonym study for feasible

1. See possible.

OTHER WORDS FROM feasible

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH feasible

feasible , viable
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British Dictionary definitions for feasible

feasible
/ (ˈfiːzəbəl) /

adjective
able to be done or put into effect; possible
likely; probablea feasible excuse

Derived forms of feasible

feasibility or feasibleness, nounfeasibly, adverb

Word Origin for feasible

C15: from Anglo-French faisable, from faire to do, from Latin facere
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