Matchable
Matchable Match"a*ble, a. Capable of being matched; comparable on equal conditions; adapted to being joined together; correspondent. -- {Match"a*ble*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

Sir Walter Raleigh . . . is matchable with the best of the ancients. --Hakewill. [1913 Webster]


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  • matchable — match·a·ble (măchʹə bəl) adj. That can be matched: matchable colors.   match a·bilʹi·ty n. * * * …   Universalium

  • matchable — adjective see match II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • matchable — adjective able to be matched …   Wiktionary

  • matchable — mætʃəbl adj. open to comparison, able to be suited or paired …   English contemporary dictionary

  • matchable — a. 1. Equal, suitable, comparable. 2. Correspondent, of like kind …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • matchable — adj analogous, synonymous, equivalent, comparable. See matching(def.1) …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • matchable — match·able …   English syllables

  • matchable — ˈmachəbəl adjective : capable of being matched …   Useful english dictionary

  • Matchableness — Matchable Match a*ble, a. Capable of being matched; comparable on equal conditions; adapted to being joined together; correspondent. {Match a*ble*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] Sir Walter Raleigh . . . is matchable with the best of the ancients.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • match — I. noun Etymology: Middle English macche, from Old English gemæcca mate, equal; akin to Old English macian to make more at make Date: before 12th century 1. a. a person or thing equal or similar to another b. one able to cope with another c. an… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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