maneuverable

[ muh-noo-ver-uh-buh l ]
/ məˈnu vər ə bəl /
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adjective

capable of being steered or directed; easy to maneuver: The polyethylene craft remains as durable and maneuverable as any conventional high-performance kayak.
able to maneuver easily: maneuverable troops; I felt extremely maneuverable on these shorter skis.

Nearby words

  1. manet, edouard,
  2. manet, édouard,
  3. manetho,
  4. maneuver,
  5. maneuverability,
  6. manfredini,
  7. manful,
  8. manfully,
  9. manga,
  10. mangabey

Origin of maneuverable


Related formsma·neu·ver·a·bil·i·ty, nounma·neu·ver·a·bly, adverbun·ma·neu·ver·a·ble, adjective

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Word Origin and History for maneuverable

maneuverable

adj.

1913, from maneuver + -able.

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