Definition of identifiable in US English:



  • Able to be recognized; distinguishable.

    ‘there are no easily identifiable features on the shoreline’
    • ‘Most interviewees made little distinction between identifiable and anonymised data.’
    • ‘The campaign aims to trap thieves by making the phones instantly identifiable if they are stolen and later recovered.’
    • ‘Does this question not promote or seed hatred against an identifiable group?’
    • ‘Supporters of ID cards will say there is nothing wrong in helping the police by being so readily identifiable.’
    • ‘Next to the lute is an open hymn book, identifiable as the work of the great religious reformer Martin Luther.’
    distinguishable, recognizable, known, noticeable, perceptible, discernible, appreciable, detectable, observable, perceivable, visible, notable, measurable
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