verb (used with object), i·den·ti·fied, i·den·ti·fy·ing.
verb (used without object), i·den·ti·fied, i·den·ti·fy·ing.
- identification bracelet,
- identification card,
- identification parade,
- identification tag,
- identity card,
- identity crisis,
- identity disorder
Origin of identify
Examples from the Web for identifiable
He frets about how identifiable he is in the grainy footage.'Babylon' Review: The Dumb Lives of Trigger-Happy Cops|Melissa Leon|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But unlike any other director, he was an identifiable public figure, as recognizable as any president or movie star.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These are palpable, identifiable matters that are ingrained into the very fabric of The Babadook.‘The Babadook’ Is the Best (and Most Sincere) Horror Movie of the Year|Samuel Fragoso|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those who are identifiable are given priority burials, only because there are survivors who demand it.
The only identifiable artifact is a perfectly circular slab of concrete.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens|Jeff Campagna|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Were those prints in such condition as to be identifiable, if you know?
Every student of music knows that a melody is constructed of certain phrases which have identifiable rhythmic and melodic shape.Richard Wagner His Life and His Dramas|W. J. Henderson
In the book itself there are neither names nor identifiable historical allusions by which its age can be determined.The Literature of the Old Testament|George Foot Moore
So far we haven't even found any identifiable driftwood from the launch, let alone Ole's body or traces of the disk.Tabby|Winston Marks
Is it uncommon or common for you to find an object which a person has touched more than once but only left one identifiable print?
verb -fies, -fying or -fied (mainly tr)
1640s, "regard as the same," from French identifier, from identité (see identity). Sense of "recognize" first recorded 1769. Meaning "make one (with), associate (oneself)" is from 1780. Sense of "serve as means of identification" is attested by 1886. Related: Identified; identifying.