adaptable

[ uh-dap-tuh-buh l ]
/ əˈdæp tə bəl /

adjective

capable of being adapted.
able to adjust oneself readily to different conditions: an adaptable person.

Origin of adaptable

First recorded in 1790–1800; adapt + -able
Related forms
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Word Origin and History for non-adaptable

adaptable


adj.

1800, from adapt + -able.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper