QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!
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Question 1 of 7
“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
OTHER WORDS FROM suablesu·a·bil·i·ty, nounsu·a·bly, adverb
Words nearby suable
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Example sentences from the Web for suable
Hence, a note payable on the first day of the month is not due and suable until the fourth.
When do notes payable on demand, or in which no time of payment is mentioned, become due and suable?
British Dictionary definitions for suable
/ (ˈsjuːəbəl) /
liable to be sued in a court
Derived forms of suablesuability, noun
Word Origin for suable
C17: from sue + -able
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