Redemptible Re*demp"ti*ble (r?*d?mp"t?*b'l), a. Redeemable. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • redemptible — adj. can be paid off; can be regained through payment; can be converted into its cash value; can be delivered from evil or sin; can be fulfilled; able to be offset …   English contemporary dictionary

  • redemptible — re·demp·ti·ble …   English syllables

  • redemptible — rə̇ˈdem(p)təbəl adjective Etymology: redemption + ible : redeemable * * * redempˈtible adjective (rare) Redeemable • • • Main Entry: ↑redemption * * * reˈdemptible, a …   Useful english dictionary

  • redeemable — redeemability, redeemableness, n. redeemably, adv. /ri dee meuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being redeemed. 2. that will be redeemed: bonds redeemable in 10 years. Also, redemptible /ri demp teuh beuhl/. [1605 15; REDEEM + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • redeemable — /rəˈdiməbəl/ (say ruh deemuhbuhl) adjective 1. capable of being redeemed. 2. that is to be redeemed: bonds redeemable in five years time. Also, redemptible /rəˈdɛmptəbəl/ (say ruh demptuhbuhl). –redeemably, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • redeem — [ri dēm′] vt. [LME redemen < MFr redimer < L redimere < re(d) , back + emere, to get, buy < IE base * em , to take > Lith imù, OSlav imǫ, to take] 1. to buy back 2. to get back; recover, as by paying a fee 3. to pay off (a mortgage …   English World dictionary

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