Adjective "obtainable" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/əbˈteɪnəbl/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

Able to be obtained.
  1. 'Supporters say it is a process to maximise the value obtainable from the available resources.'
  2. 'For example, relevant bank statements, which were either available or easily obtainable, were not presented.'
  3. 'SeniorLink Units are available to buy and free units are obtainable to older people that meet the charity's criteria.'

Definitions

1. to come into possession of; get, acquire, or procure, as through an effort or by a request: to obtain permission; to obtain a better income.

2. Obsolete. to attain or reach. verb (used without object)

3. to be prevalent, customary, or in vogue; prevail: the morals that obtained in Rome.

4. Archaic. to succeed.

More examples(as adjective)

"policies can be obtainable from companies."

"lists can be obtainable from libraries."

"forms can be obtainable from offices."

"vouchers can be obtainable from offices."

"types can be obtainable in varieties."

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Origin

(obtain)