[voi-duh-buh l]


capable of being nullified or invalidated.
Law. capable of being made or adjudged void.

Origin of voidable

First recorded in 1475–85; void + -able
Related formsvoid·a·ble·ness, nounnon·void·a·ble, adjectiveun·void·a·ble, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for voidable



capable of being voided
capable of being made of no legal effect or made void
Derived Formsvoidableness, noun
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Word Origin and History for voidable

late 15c., from void (v.) + -able.

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