Definition of dissoluble in English:



  • Able to be dissolved, loosened, or disconnected.

    ‘permitting divorce would render every marriage dissoluble’
    • ‘It is also working on a niche segment of taste-masked PFIs of various APIs, which can be compressed into palatable quick - dissoluble tablets, mainly, for pediatric and geriatric segments.’
    • ‘In the absence of consummation, the union was questionable at best and easily dissoluble without debasing the sacrament of marriage.’
    • ‘Toni assures everyone that this ‘Niagara’ is not eternal but dissoluble.’
    • ‘The five other types of marriages that are dissoluble are as follows.’
    • ‘When my wife and I went in for the requisite premarital investigation, the pastor asked each of us if we realized that our impending marriage was dissoluble only upon death.’
    • ‘The dissoluble electrode is formed by a central layer having outer layers disposed on either plane side thereof.’


Mid 16th century: from Latin dissolubilis, from the verb dissolvere (see dissolve).