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floatable

[floh-tuh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. capable of floating; that can be floated.
  2. that can be floated on, as a river.
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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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Related Words for floatable

agile, slight, buoyant, fluffy, loose, slender, delicate, easy, lightweight, small, airy, thin, resilient, bouncy, trivial, inconsequential, ethereal, sheer, petty, portable

Examples from the Web for floatable

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.

    Chats on Angling

    H. V. Hart-Davis