- capable of being measured.
Origin of measurable
Examples from the Web for measurably
In other words, support for marriage equality is literally and measurably moving in the right direction.Prop 8’s Conservative Fans: Where Are They Now?
June 28, 2014
Quick: Name the two-term presidents whose second terms were measurably better than their first terms?Obama’s Nightmare: Reelected in 2012 but Republicans Take the Senate
Thomas E. Cronin
December 29, 2011
In fact, there is only one demographic that differs, measurably from the rest of us in Real America.Loving France Again
April 14, 2009
He is measurably freed from the seductions of enervating pleasures.
A person is comfortable in mind when contented and measurably satisfied.English Synonyms and Antonyms
James Champlin Fernald
Lena was a good soul, that is certain, and measurably instructive.Dwellers in Arcady
Albert Bigelow Paine
The rear part is measurably separated from the front by a door.Convenient Houses
Louis Henry Gibson
We first comers, who had huts, were measurably better off than the later arrivals.Andersonville, Volume 2
- able to be measured; perceptible or significant
Word Origin and History for measurably
c.1300, "moderate," from Old French mesurable "restrained, moderate, sensible; restricted," from Late Latin mensurabilis, from mensurare (see measure (v.)). Meaning "that can be measured" is from mid-14c. Related: Measurably.