[floh-tuh-buh l]


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

Origin of floatable

First recorded in 1820–30; float + -able
Related formsfloat·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·float·a·ble, adjective
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Historical Examples of 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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    H. V. Hart-Davis