tithable

[ tahy-thuh-buh l ]
/ ˈtaɪ ðə bəl /
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adjective

subject to the payment of tithes.

Nearby words

  1. titarakura,
  2. titbit,
  3. titchy,
  4. titer,
  5. titfer,
  6. tithe,
  7. tithe barn,
  8. tither,
  9. tithing,
  10. tithonia

Origin of tithable

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

Related formsun·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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