manageable

  • 1 manageable — UK US /ˈmænɪdʒəbl/ adjective ► a number, level, or size that is manageable is not too big and can be controlled: »This year s budget projections look manageable . »Her monthly debt repayments are now down to a more manageable $129. »The… …

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  • 2 Manageable — Man age*a*ble, a. Such as can be managed or used; suffering control; governable; tractable; subservient; as, a manageable horse. [1913 Webster] Syn: Governable; tractable; controllable; docile. [1913 Webster] {Man age*a*ble*ness}, n. {Man… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 manageable — index corrigible, facile, flexible, malleable, obedient, pliable, pliant, resigned, sequacious …

    Law dictionary

  • 4 manageable — (adj.) 1590s, from MANAGE (Cf. manage) + ABLE (Cf. able). Related: Manageably …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5 manageable — [adj] controllable amendable, convenient, docile, easy, feasible, governable, obedient, submissive, tamable, tractable, trained, workable; concepts 401,404 …

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  • 6 manageable — [man′ij ə bəl] adj. that can be managed; controllable, tractable, contrivable, etc. manageability n. manageableness manageably adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 manageable — [[t]mæ̱nɪʤəb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ GRADED Something that is manageable is of a size, quantity, or level of difficulty that people are able to deal with. He will now try to cut down the task to a manageable size... The present flow of refugees was… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 manageable — adjective 1) a manageable amount of work Syn: achievable, doable, practicable, possible, feasible, reasonable, attainable, viable Ant: impractical, impossible 2) a manageable child …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 9 manageable — adj. VERBS ▪ be, seem ▪ become ADVERB ▪ easily ▪ The trip is easily manageable in half an hour. ▪ …

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  • 10 manageable — man|age|a|ble [ mænıdʒəbl ] adjective * able to be dealt with or controlled easily: Use conditioner to make dry hair softer and more manageable. a manageable amount/size ─ opposite UNMANAGEABLE …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11 manageable */ — UK [ˈmænɪdʒəb(ə)l] / US adjective able to be dealt with or controlled easily Use conditioner to make dry hair softer and more manageable. a manageable amount/size …

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  • 12 manageable — / mænɪdʒəb(ə)l/ adjective which can be dealt with ● The interest payments, though high, are still manageable. ● The problems which the company faces are too large to be manageable by one person …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 13 manageable — man|age|a|ble [ˈmænıdʒəbəl] adj easy to control or deal with ≠ ↑unmanageable ▪ Divide the task into manageable sections. >manageability [ˌmænıdʒəˈbılıti] n [U] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 manageable — adjective easy to control or deal with: My hair s more manageable since I had it cut. opposite unmanageable manageability noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 manageable — / mænɪdʒəb(ə)l/ adjective which can be dealt with easily ● The problems which the company faces are too large to be manageable by one person …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 16 manageable — manage ► VERB 1) be in charge of; run. 2) supervise (staff). 3) administer and regulate (resources). 4) succeed in doing or dealing with. 5) succeed despite difficulties; cope. 6) be free to attend (an appointment). DERIVATIVES …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 manageable — adjective Date: 1598 capable of being managed • manageability noun • manageableness noun • manageably adverb …

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  • 18 manageable — manageability, manageableness, n. manageably, adv. /man i jeuh beuhl/, adj. that can be managed; governable; tractable; contrivable. [1590 1600; MANAGE + ABLE] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 19 manageable — adjective Capable of being managed; governable; tractable; subservient. Ant: unmanageable See Also: manage, manageableness, manageably, management …

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  • 20 manageable — Synonyms and related words: actable, adaptable, amenable, budget, cheap, compassable, compliant, controllable, convenient, corrigible, doable, docile, domesticable, domitable, ductile, easy, economic, economy, feasible, flexible, foolproof,… …

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