Surmisable Sur*mis"a*ble, a. Capable of being surmised; as, a surmisable result. [1913 Webster]

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  • surmisable — index colorable (plausible), ostensible, presumptive, probable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • surmisable — adv. capable of being surmised, inferable, presumable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • surmisable — sur·mis·able …   English syllables

  • surmisable — adjective capable of being inferred on slight grounds • Syn: ↑presumable, ↑supposable • Similar to: ↑thinkable …   Useful english dictionary

  • surmise — surmisable, adj. surmisedly /seuhr muyzd lee, muy zid /, adv. surmiser, n. v. /seuhr muyz /; n. /seuhr muyz , serr muyz/, v., surmised, surmising, n. v.t. 1. to think or infer without certain or strong evidence; conjecture; guess. v.i. 2. to… …   Universalium

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  • colorable — col·or·able adj: having an appearance of truth, validity, or right if a colorable claim or better can be pleaded D. F. Kolb and M. P. Carroll col·or·ably adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • presumptive — pre·sump·tive /pri zəmp tiv/ adj 1: based on presumption: presumed to have occurred a presumptive violation of law 2: giving grounds for reasonable opinion or belief pre·sump·tive·ly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. M …   Law dictionary

  • probable — I adjective apparent, apt, believable, conceivable, conjecturable, credible, feasible, foreseeable, full of promise, indubitable, liable, likely, logical, ostensible, plausible, possible, practicable, presumable, presumptive, promising,… …   Law dictionary

  • ostensible — I adjective able to be seen, apparent, appearing, assumable, assumed, avowed, believable, claimed, clear, colorable, conjecturable, credible, deceiving, deceptive, declared, deluding, delusional, delusive, delusory, discernible, evident, explicit …   Law dictionary

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