[ vahy-uh-luh-buh l ]
/ ˈvaɪ ə lə bəl /
capable of being violated: a violable precept.
Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby violable
Origin of violable
OTHER WORDS FROM violable
vi·o·la·bil·i·ty, vi·o·la·ble·ness, nounvi·o·la·bly, adverbnon·vi·o·la·bil·i·ty, nounnon·vi·o·la·ble, adjective
non·vi·o·la·ble·ness, nounnon·vi·o·la·bly, adverbun·vi·o·la·ble, adjectiveun·vi·o·la·ble·ness, nounun·vi·o·la·bly, adverb
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