Avertible
Avertible A*vert"i*ble, a. Capable of being averted; preventable. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • avertible — See avert. * * * …   Universalium

  • avertible — adjective Capable of being averted; preventable …   Wiktionary

  • avertible — adj. able to be prevented; avoidable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • avertible — adjective capable of being avoided or warded off • Syn: ↑evitable, ↑avoidable, ↑avertable • Ant: ↑inevitable (for: ↑evitable) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • avertable — adjective capable of being avoided or warded off • Syn: ↑evitable, ↑avoidable, ↑avertible • Ant: ↑inevitable (for: ↑evitable) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • avoidable — adjective capable of being avoided or warded off • Syn: ↑evitable, ↑avertible, ↑avertable • Ant: ↑inevitable (for: ↑evitable) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • evitable — adjective capable of being avoided or warded off • Syn: ↑avoidable, ↑avertible, ↑avertable • Ant: ↑inevitable • Derivationally related forms: ↑avert (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • avertable — See avertible. * * * …   Universalium

  • avert — avertedly, adv. averter, n. avertible, avertable, adj. /euh verrt /, v.t. 1. to turn away or aside: to avert one s eyes. 2. to ward off; prevent: to avert evil; to avert an accident. [1400 50; late ME < MF avertir L avertere, equiv. to a A 4 +… …   Universalium

  • inavertible — adjective Not avertible …   Wiktionary

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