verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of publish
Synonyms for publish
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Examples from the Web for publishable
Contemporary Examples of publishable
You want to be able to mine that work for publishable insights.Why Don't More Social Scientists Share Their Data?
April 18, 2013
Historical Examples of publishable
I do not want to have to spend time in revising a MS., to get it into publishable shape; neither does any other editor.The Lure of the Pen
It was to her that he poured out his soul in endless letters not yet publishable entire.The Love Affairs of Great Musicians, Volume 2
It was not publishable matter, and really never intended as such.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete
Albert Bigelow Paine
Word Origin for publish
mid-14c., "make publicly known, reveal, divulge, announce;" alteration of publicen (early 14c.) by influence of banish, finish, etc.; from extended stem of Old French publier "make public, spread abroad, communicate," from Latin publicare "make public," from publicus "public" (see public). Meaning "issue (a book, etc.) to the public" is from late 14c., also "to disgrace, put to shame; denounce publicly." Related: Published; publishing. In Middle English the verb also meant "to people, populate; to multiply, breed" (late 14c.), e.g. ben published of "be descended from."