floatable

[ floh-tuh-buhl ]
/ ˈfloʊ tə bəl /
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adjective

capable of floating; that can be floated.
that can be floated on, as a river.

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Origin of floatable

First recorded in 1820–30; float + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM floatable

float·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·float·a·ble, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for floatable

  • After a good deal of trouble we got our boat launched, and, though leaking a bit, it was in a floatable state.

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