listenable

[ lis-uh-nuh-buh l ]
/ ˈlɪs ə nə bəl /

adjective

pleasant to listen to: soft, listenable music.

Origin of listenable

First recorded in 1915–20; listen + -able
Related formslis·ten·a·bil·i·ty, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for listenability

listenable

/ (ˈlɪsənəbəl) /

adjective

easy or pleasant to listen to
Derived Formslistenability, noun
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Word Origin and History for listenability

listenable


adj.

1919, from listen + -able. Related: Listenability.

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