manageable

[ man-i-juh-buh l ]
/ ˈmæn ɪ dʒə bəl /

adjective

that can be managed; governable; tractable; contrivable.

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Origin of manageable

First recorded in 1590–1600; manage + -able

OTHER WORDS FROM manageable

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British Dictionary definitions for unmanageable (1 of 2)

unmanageable
/ (ʌnˈmænɪdʒəbəl) /

adjective

difficult or impossible to control, use, or manipulate

British Dictionary definitions for unmanageable (2 of 2)

manageable
/ (ˈmænɪdʒəbəl) /

adjective

able to be managed or controlled

Derived forms of manageable

manageability or rare manageableness, nounmanageably, adverb
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