Definition of mendable in US English:



  • See mend

    • ‘It may even, and here I am speculating, herald the beginning of a party rift that may still prove not to be mendable.’
    • ‘Let Lancelot carry her off while they can still leave Arthur's heart broken but mendable.’
    • ‘In recent years, materials scientists have been trying to emulate this capability by developing synthetic self-healing or easily mendable materials for products ranging from aerospace parts to athletic gear.’
    • ‘A pit in the Panayia field, west of the long sixth-century building, yielded a large quantity of mendable pottery including a wide variety of amphoras.’
    • ‘Occasionally a couple of gentlemen have appealed for old, obsolete or broken but mendable woodworking tools.’