Adjective "Appliable" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Appliable


    Definition:

    1. to make use of as relevant, suitable, or pertinent: to apply a theory to a problem.

    2. to put to use, especially for a particular purpose: to apply pressure to open a door.

    3. to bring into action; use; employ: He applied the brakes and skidded to a stop.

    4. to use a label or other designation: Don't apply any such term to me.

    5. to use for or assign to a specific purpose: He applied a portion of his salary each week to savings. |-

    Origin:
    apply

    Examples:

    "programs can be appliable to contracts."

    "programs can be appliable."