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manageable

[man-i-juh-buh l]
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adjective
  1. that can be managed; governable; tractable; contrivable.
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Origin of manageable

First recorded in 1590–1600; manage + -able
Related formsman·age·a·bil·i·ty, man·age·a·ble·ness, nounman·age·a·bly, adverbun·man·age·a·ble, adjectiveun·man·age·a·bil·i·ty, un·man·age·a·ble·ness, nounun·man·age·a·bly, adverb
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Related Words for unmanageability

fractiousness, imprudence, intractability, lawlessness, obstinacy, obstreperousness, perverseness, recalcitrance, recklessness, refractoriness, assertiveness, impetuousness, impulsiveness, orneriness, rebelliousness, wildness, willfulness

British Dictionary definitions for unmanageability

manageable

adjective
  1. able to be managed or controlled
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Derived Formsmanageability or rare manageableness, nounmanageably, adverb
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Word Origin and History for unmanageability

manageable

adj.

1590s, from manage + -able. Related: Manageably.

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