[ pley-uh-bil-i-tee ]
/ ˌpleɪ əˈbɪl ɪ ti /


the quality or state of being playable: The sound and playability of vintage instruments depends on how well they are maintained. Poor graphics and counterintuitive controls negatively affected the playability of the video game.

Origin of playability

First recorded in 1880–85; play(able) + -ability Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Examples from the Web for playability

  • That our American game is past hoping for on the score of playability is by no means certain.