sayable

[sey-uh-buh l]

adjective

of the sort that can be said or spoken; utterable: He felt a great deal that was not sayable.
capable of being said or stated clearly, effectively, etc.: The speech is as sayable today as when Demosthenes first composed it.

Nearby words

  1. say uncle,
  2. say's law,
  3. say, jean baptiste,
  4. say, thomas,
  5. say-so,
  6. sayan mountains,
  7. saybolt universal seconds,
  8. saye,
  9. sayers,
  10. sayers, dorothy leigh

Origin of sayable

First recorded in 1855–60; say1 + -able

Related formsun·say·a·ble, adjective

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