[ ih-maj-uh-nuh-buh l ]
/ ɪˈmædʒ ə nə bəl /


capable of being imagined or conceived.

Nearby words

  1. image tube,
  2. imagemaker,
  3. imager,
  4. imagery,
  5. imagesetter,
  6. imaginal,
  7. imaginary,
  8. imaginary axis,
  9. imaginary number,
  10. imaginary part

Origin of imaginable

1325–75; Middle English < Late Latin imāginābilis, equivalent to Latin imāginā(rī) to imagine + -bilis -ble

Related forms Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for imaginable



late 14c., ymaginable, from Old French imaginable and directly from Late Latin imaginabilis, from Latin imaginari (see imagine). Related: Imaginably.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper