Predicable Definition

prĕdĭ-kə-bəl
adjective
Capable of being predicated.
Webster's New World

(grammar, of an adjective) That may be used in the predicate of a sentence, especially following a form of the verb "to be".

Wiktionary
noun
Something predicable.
Webster's New World
Any of the several sorts of predicate that can be used of a subject, as, in Aristotelian logic, genus, species, difference, property, and accident.
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Predicable

Noun

Singular:
predicable
Plural:
predicables

Origin of Predicable

  • Late Latin praedicābilis from praedicāre to proclaim publicly, preach, predicate preach

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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