tithable

[ tahy-thuh-buh l ]
/ ˈtaɪ ðə bəl /

adjective

subject to the payment of tithes.

Origin of tithable

First recorded in 1400–50, tithable is from the late Middle English word tythable. See tithe, -able

Related forms

un·tith·a·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for tithable

tithable

/ (ˈtaɪðəbəl) /

adjective

(until 1936) liable to pay tithes
(of property, etc) subject to the payment of tithes
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