Definition of amerciable in English:

amerciable

(also amerceable)

adjective

historical
  • Liable to be amerced.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Randle Cotgrave (fl. 1587–?1630), lexicographer. In some forms from amerce + -able, after Law French amerciable; in some forms directly from Law French amerciable from amercier + -able. Compare post-classical Latin amerciabilis.

Pronunciation

amerciable

/əˈməːsɪəbl/