adjective Date: 1646 capable of being acquired

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  • Acquirable — Ac*quir a*ble, a. Capable of being acquired. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acquirable — adjective Capable of being acquired I had to keep the shopping list limited to items I knew would be acquirable on short notice …   Wiktionary

  • acquirable — See acquire. * * * …   Universalium

  • acquirable — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Capable of being obtained or used: attainable, available, gettable, obtainable, procurable. Idioms: on hand, to be had. See GET …   English dictionary for students

  • acquirable — adj. obtainable, procurable, attainable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • acquirable — adjective capable of being acquired • Similar to: ↑available • Derivationally related forms: ↑acquire …   Useful english dictionary

  • acquire — acquirable, adj. acquirability, n. acquirer, n. /euh kwuyeur /, v.t., acquired, acquiring. 1. to come into possession or ownership of; get as one s own: to acquire property. 2. to gain for oneself through one s actions or efforts: to acquire… …   Universalium

  • List of Pokémon (1-20) — At the core of the multi billion dollarcite web|url= 1.html|title=Pokémon Franchise Approaches 150 Million Games Sold|publisher=PR Newswire|accessdate=] Pokémon media franchise of… …   Wikipedia

  • obtainable — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. ready, attainable, achievable; see available . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. available, acquirable, attainable, winnable. ANT.: unobtainable, *out ofreach III (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Capable of being… …   English dictionary for students

  • Acquirability — Ac*quir a*bil i*ty, n. The quality of being acquirable; attainableness. [R.] Paley. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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