[pur-chuh-suh-buh l]


capable of being bought.
that may be influenced by bribery; venal.

Origin of purchasable

First recorded in 1605–15; purchase + -able
Related formspur·chas·a·bil·i·ty, nounnon·pur·chas·a·bil·i·ty, nounnon·pur·chas·a·ble, adjectiveun·pur·chas·a·ble, adjective
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Related Words for purchasable

corruptible, venal, buyable

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British Dictionary definitions for purchasable



able to be bribed or corrupted
able to be bought
Derived Formspurchasability, noun
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