[pley-uh-buh l]


capable of or suitable for being played.
easy or pleasurable to play.
(of ground) fit to be played on, as for a soccer game.

Origin of playable

First recorded in 1475–85; play + -able
Related formsplay·a·bil·i·ty, nounun·play·a·ble, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for unplayable



not able to be playedan almost unplayable ball
not able to be played onunplayable pitches
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