Middle English faisible, from Anglo-Norman faisable.
Feasibility is defined as the state of something being possible or suitable.
A study that looks at the safety of building on an island is an example of studying something's feasibility.
- He was told to ascertain the feasibility of recruiting secondary care trusts to participate in the trial.
- He submitted his sketches to O'Shaughnessy in 1921 and simultaneously started his own campaign to convince city leaders of the feasibility of building the bridge.
- While solar is positively viewed by the public as an alternative energy source, there were concerns over the feasibility of solar power becoming widely used.
- Further research is needed to prove the viability of this model and to find ways to increase reliability and feasibility.
- This answered sufficiently well to prove the feasibility of the plan, and subsequent experiments were directed to the discovery of the best form and arrangement of the parts.