Definition of doable in English:

doable

adjective

informal
  • Within one's powers; feasible.

    ‘none of the jobs were fun, but they were doable’
    • ‘You have to go through these safety and effectiveness trials, but it is an entirely doable technology.’
    • ‘Striving in a law-bound, seemingly rational universe made success more thinkable, possibly more doable.’
    • ‘It is, however, doable for a government with the political will.’
    • ‘It was a believable, doable, practical solution to their problem, so they accepted it.’
    • ‘It's doable with today's technology - and a few billion dollars.’
    • ‘That kind of technology is doable, if we put our minds to it.’
    • ‘It is the happy outcome that a bonanza of energy income has now made practically doable what was once only imaginatively wishful.’
    • ‘The thing is, they offer thoughtful and doable alternatives worthy of serious attention.’
    • ‘Due to these stupendous efforts, the Finance Committee can offer a realistic and doable budget for 2005.’
    • ‘Give them tasks that are not necessarily easy, but certainly doable, given enough practice.’
    • ‘Perhaps you've grown up thinking that setting realistic, doable goals is essential to success.’
    • ‘Does this sound like a doable thing or am I hallucinating in a vastly different way from the rest of you folks?’
    • ‘I'm told there are at least two reasons why such a hook-up would not have been doable.’
    • ‘Usually they hold these upstairs so I go in through the front… which involves walking up stairs… tricky, but doable!’
    • ‘He swiftly refused, saying he felt that my job was not doable.’
    • ‘Let's be reasonable and let's have some sense of what is doable.’
    • ‘Yes, it is very doable if people of good faith will come together.’
    • ‘The collection of easily doable recipes kicks off, as well it might, with drinks.’
    • ‘All the above steps are politically doable and economically affordable.’
    • ‘Don't just compile a wish list - consider what is realistic and doable.’
    workable, feasible, practicable, practical, applicable, usable, manageable, operable, operational, possible, within the bounds of possibility, within the realms of possibility, within reach, within reason, likely, achievable, attainable, accomplishable, realizable, reasonable, sensible, realistic, logical, useful, of use, serviceable, suitable, expedient, effective, valid, tenable
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Pronunciation

doable

/ˈdo͞oəb(ə)l//ˈduəb(ə)l/