Practicable meaning

prăk'tĭ-kə-bəl
The definition of practicable is something that is useful, or something that is possible to do or put into practice.

An example of practicable is a plan to streamline business operations that is possible to implement.

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Capable of being effected, done, or put into practice; feasible.
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Usable for a specified purpose.

A practicable way of entry.

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That can be done or put into practice; feasible.

A practicable plan.

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That can be used; usable; useful.

A practicable tool.

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Capable of being accomplished; feasible.
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Serving a useful function; useful, functional or handy.
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Available for use; accessible or employable.
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Origin of practicable

  • Medieval Latin prācticābilis capable of being used from prācticāre to practice from prāctica practice from Greek prāktikē practical science from feminine of prāktikos fit for action, practical from prāssein prāk- to make, do
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From French praticable.
    From Wiktionary