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tellable

[ tel-uh-buhl ]
/ ˈtɛl ə bəl /
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adjective
capable of being told.
worthy of being told.
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Origin of tellable

First recorded in 1475–85; tell1 + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM tellable

tell·a·ble·ness, nounun·tell·a·ble, adjective
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