Definition of pleadable in English:

pleadable

adjective

Law
  • Able to be offered as a formal plea in court.

    • ‘Is this proceeding now a pending proceeding, in which case it is pleadable in abatement, or a final judgment?’
    • ‘The judge considered that it was a pleadable defence that the plaintiffs, knowing of the danger to their property, by word or deed, had shown their willingness to accept that danger.’
    • ‘An adjudication of a claim in bankruptcy is pleadable as res judicata in another court.’

Pronunciation:

pleadable

/ˈplēdəbəl/